German state military questioned a 17-year-old asylum-seeker on Tuesday after a tactical section took him into control on guess that he was formulation a self-murder conflict in Berlin.
Police in Brandenburg state pronounced a teen was incarcerated Tuesday in a encampment of Gerswalde, 100 kilometers (60 miles) northeast of Berlin, after they schooled he had sent a farewell summary to family members and told them that “he had assimilated a jihad,” or holy war.
The WhatsApp summary articulate about jihad to a suspect’s family was sent within a final week and Brandenburg authorities were told of it late Monday night by dual other German states, Brandenburg military orator Torsten Herbst told The Associated Press.
He pronounced military had no justification that a petrify conflict was planned. The sovereign Interior Ministry pronounced it had no indications that an conflict had been imminent.
The state Interior Ministry’s bureau identified a think as Syrian, though Herbst pronounced investigators were checking to see either he secretly purebred as a Syrian though was indeed from a North African country.
The teenager, whose name wasn’t released, came to Germany in 2015 as an unparalleled teenager and purebred as an asylum-seeker. He has been vital given 2016 in a home for teenager refugees in Gerswalde, and was incarcerated there in a Tuesday morning raid.
Police pronounced they searched a home and no weapons, explosives or nonconformist organisation flags were found. The hunt incited adult 3 cellphones and a inscription that is believed to go to a teen. Investigators were examining a devices.
The think was to be questioned serve on Wednesday, and was being kept in apprehension until then.
German confidence officials have regularly warned that a nation is in a sights of general militant groups.
Germany saw a series of aroused attacks by Islamic extremists final year, including a lorry conflict on a Berlin Christmas marketplace that left 12 victims passed and dozens of others injured. The attack, carried out by a immature Tunisian male who had been denied haven in Germany, was claimed by a Islamic State group.