A man who appeared to be wearing an explosive belt was shot and killed by police in Subirats, an area west of Barcelona, on Monday, BBC News reported. The police confirmed earlier that they have been searching for Younes Abouyaaqoub, 22, who is suspected of driving a van into a crowd in Barcelona last week, killing 13 and injuring more than 130 people. Police have not yet confirmed whether Abouyaaqoub is the man shot dead.
BREAKING: Regional police report shooting man wearing possible explosives belt in town outside Barcelona.
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