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Gunmen kill police officer, wound two others in North Sinai

Sept. 30, 2013 at 6:39 AM   |   Comments

ARISH, Egypt, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- Gunmen opened fire on police officers in the North Sinai town of Arish Monday, killing one and injuring two, security officials said.

Maj. Gen. Ali al-Azzazy, assistant North Sinai security chief, said the officers were walking to work at a police station when the gunmen drove up beside them and started firing, al-Masry al-Youm reported.

The attack took place in Athari Square.

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