Gunman who shot 3 somalis in Zurich mosque is dead, police
Gunman in Zurich moshree Somali men were wounded in a shooting at a mosque after a gunman clad in all black burst into a prayer hall and gunned down unsuspecting worshippers before fleeing, according to police and witnesses.
Ambulance and police descended on the busy Zurich street and transported the victims to hospital while launching a manhunt for the shooter.
“The unknown person fired several shots and fled from the building,” police spokesman Marco Bisa told reporters near the mosque, which was cordoned off by police. “The shooting took place inside a prayer room with several people in it. Two victims were severely injured.”que rampage is dead, police , A man who shot three people at a Zurich mosque on Monday is dead, police said on Tuesday, confirming that a body found near the scene was that of the assailant.
Zurich cantonal police said authorities had identified the suspect, but gave no details. The gunman had stormed into the Islamic centre and opened fire on worshippers.
“The dead man found around 300 metres from the scene of the crime after the shooting in the mosque is the suspect,” a statement on a police website said.
Two of the three victims – aged 30, 35 and 56 – were seriously injured in the attack read more scmp