31 August 2013

Egypt: Policeman Killed, Two Injured in Drive-By Shooting in Heliopolis

A policeman was killed and another and a civilian were injured when armed men driving two cars opened random fire on a police checkpoint in Al-Nozha, Heliopolis, eastern Cairo, on Friday 30/08/2013.

Gunmen driving a Kia and a Daewoo opened random fire on the checkpoint, leading to the casualties, a security source told the Middle East News Agency (MENA).

Efforts are underway to arrest them, the source said.

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