Major alert in German capital amid fears a parked BMW is rigged up to explode.
Bomb disposal experts are probing a suspicious car found with “cables” and gas canister in the front seat.
Residences in the street have been evacuated, traffic has been diverted and several roads are shut.
A bomb disposal robot is currently on the scene.
Berlin police have tweeted a video of the remote control machine.
The robot is seen pulling up to the BMW and then smashing its window.
A bomb disposal specialist then approached the car.
Police say the suspect car was recently reported as stolen.
Shops, cafes and a nearby Lidl supermarket were cleared and people asked to stand behind a cordon.
More to follow…