One Turkish police dead in attack

One police officer was killed and other one were injured in an armed clash in Turkey's megacity Istanbul.

One Turkish police dead in attack

Police officer who was seriously injured in an armed clash in Turkey's megacity Istanbul, died.

The armed clash erupted in a graveyard in Sariyer district of the city when a gunman opened fire on security forces. Two police officers were injured in the clash.

One of them, Turgay Yilmaz, lost his life. The second police officer, Mehmet Birlik, has been hospitalized.

The gunman was arrested. He was also injured in the clash.

A full investigation into the incident is under way.

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Last Mod: 20 Mayıs 2010, 15:54
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