Five killed, five injured in random shooting in Oussim, Giza

20-03-2019 01:43 AM

Riham al-Zahhar


Five killed, five injured in random shooting in Oussim, Giza

Five men lost their lives, and another five including a woman were critically injured when, a young man opened random fire at persons in the street from an automatic gun he held.

Five killed, five injured in random shooting in Oussim, Giza

The police had been informed that a violent fight was going on in the family home of Mahmoud Muhammad Salem; a young man who supposedly works in the family’s small business of pumps and water pipes, according to an eyewitness. Salem left the house in rage carrying an automatic gun. He opened fire randomly at the people in the street, killing four men. As the police arrived at the scene, he shot at them injuring a policeman and a police officer. Salem was killed in the shootout with the police.

A preliminary examination revealed Salem was on drugs, a fact confirmed by several eyewitnesses. Further investigations are ongoing.

Five killed, five injured in random shooting in Oussim, Giza

Watani International

19 March 2019

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