via Huge explosion at St Petersburg supermarket leaves Christmas shoppers injured after bomb packed with shrapnel detonates in storage room – Mirror Online

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huge explosion has rocked a busy supermarket in St Petersburg, leaving at least 10 people injured.

The blast happened in the Perekrestok supermarket in the northwest of the city, and shoppers fled in panic as emergency crews descended on the scene.

It is thought a bomb packed with shrapnel exploded in a storage locker, and authorities are treating the explosion as a deliberate attempt to kill.

One person is believed to be in a serious condition, while a further three were taken to hospital.

via Huge explosion at St Petersburg supermarket leaves Christmas shoppers injured after bomb packed with shrapnel detonates in storage room – Mirror Online

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