The lawyer for fugitive former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont says that he is being held by German police.
Jaume Alonso-Cuevillas has confirmed to The Associated Press that German police stopped Mr Puigdemont on Sunday when he was crossing the border to enter Denmark. He says Mr Puigdemont is at a police station.
Mr Alonso-Cuevillas says Mr Puigdemont was on his way back to Belgium where he has been staying since fleeing Spain following a failed bid by his regional government in October to declare independence from Spain.
A Spanish Supreme Court judge reactivated an international arrest warrant for Mr Puigdemont on Friday when he was visiting Finland.
Arrest warrants have also been issued for five other Catalan separatists.