German police say capture man suspected of planning bomb attack
German police said on Monday they had captured a man suspected of planning a bomb attack.
"Tired but overjoyed: we captured the terror suspect last night in Leipzig," Saxony state police said on twitter.
Police had been looking for the suspect, 22-year-old Jaber Albakr, a Syrian refugee, since he slipped through their grasp during a raid on an apartment in the eastern city of Chemnitz on Saturday.
(Writing by Paul Carrel; Editing by Caroline Copley)
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