100k euro offered for information on Berlin attack suspect

German authorities have offered a reward of up to 100,000 euro (£84,000) for information leading to the arrest of the Tunisian man wanted over the deadly truck attack on a Christmas market in Berlin.

Tunisian Anis Amri, 24, is suspected of being involved in the fatal attack on the Christmas market in Berlin. Picture: German police via AP

Federal prosecutors described 24-year-old Anis Amri as being of average height and weight, with black hair and brown eyes.

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Prosecutors warned that the suspect could be “armed and dangerous”, and urged members of the public to notify police if they see him.

Twelve people were killed and 48 others were injured - 12 seriously - when a truck ploughed into the popular Berlin market on Monday evening. Islamic State (IS) has claimed responsibility.