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The Latest: 1 person detained over Istanbul suicide attack

The Latest: Turkey's interior minister says 1 person has been detained in connection with the Istanbul suicide bombing that killed 10 foreigners

The Latest: 1 person detained over Istanbul suicide attack

ISTANBUL (AP) -- The latest on the investigation into the explosion in the historic center of Istanbul. All times local.

12:30 p.m.

Turkey's interior minister says one person has been detained in connection with the suicide bombing in Istanbul which killed 10 foreigners, most of them German tourists.

Efkan Ala said during a news conference with his German counterpart that the suspect was detained late Tuesday. He didn't provide further details.

Turkish media reports said police had raided a home in an affluent neighborhood of Istanbul, detaining one woman suspected of having links to the Islamic State group.


Updated : 2021-10-19 20:29 GMT+08:00