Fifth victim dies
The 17-year-old Muhammad Ibrahim who was among those who were injured in the shooting on Sunday 20 October in front of the church of the Holy Virgin and the Archangel Michael in Warraq, Giza, died this afternoon.
The shooting, conducted by two masked men on motorcycle who opened fire on a crowd that had been attending a wedding at the church, had so far left four dead including two girls aged four and 12, and 17 injured.
The death of Ibrahim brings the number of victims to five; he had been hit with a bullet in the pelvis. He was the groom’s friend.
24 October 2013