24 May 2014

Somalia: Gunmen Kill a Civilian in Galkacyo

Armed assailants killed a civilian last night in Galkacyo, of the Mudug region.

Gunmen reported to have shot dead a civilian that was said to be a farmer on the outskirts of Galkacyo.

As confirmed to Shabelle, 1 person was killed in the gunfire and 3 others were wounded. Witnesses described that the perpetrators fled the scene after.

The Mudug regional government of the Puntland authorities said after the attack that their officers are pursuing the murderers.

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