Drive-by shooting at church in Alexandria

06-04-2015 11:27 AM

Nader Shukry


The church of the Archangel Raphael in the Alexandria suburb of Hanoville in Agami was the target of an attack last evening by three masked men who drove by in a car. Three men were injured, a policemen and three passersby who attempted to stop the attackers. The church incurred no damages, and the worshippers who were inside celebrating the evening service during Holy Week were untouched by the attack.

The injured were moved to hospital and the police directly headed to the church. Investigations are ongoing to find out who the shooters are. The police are checking the cameras on top of the church and questioning eyewitnesses.


Watani International

6 April 2015



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