December 22, 2016 / 9:14 AM / 9 months ago

Four people arrested in connection with Berlin attack suspect - Bild

Workers place concrete barriers outside the Christmas market at Breitscheid square in Berlin, Germany, December 22, 2016, following an attack by a truck which ploughed through a crowd at the market on Monday night. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s chief federal prosecutor has confirmed the arrests of four people who had contact with the Tunisian suspect in the Berlin Christmas market attack that killed 12 people, German newspaper Bild said on Thursday.

The chief federal prosecutor was not immediately available for comment.

Reporting by Michelle Martin and Thorsten Severin; Editing by Michael Nienaber

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