Berlin market attack suspect Anis Amri has been shot dead by police in Milan.

According to Italy’s Interior Minister the man was killed after he opened fire on police who asked him for id during a routine patrol in the Sesto San Giovanni area.

One police officer was injured in the shootout.

Separately, police arrested two people in the German city of Oberhausen on suspicion of planning an attack.

German officials have confirmed Anis Amri’s fingerprints were found inside the truck that was used to kill 12 people and wound 49 others in Berlin on Monday evening.

The attack took place at a Christmas market at the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church in the West of the German Capital.