Three policemen killed in latest attack on authorities in Egypt

Feb. 12, 2014 at 10:42 AM

ISMAILIYA, Egypt, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Gunmen killed three policemen in a drive-by shooting early Wednesday morning in Ismailiya, Egypt, authorities said.

The shooters opened fire on a police vehicle, Ahram Online reported, and authorities are investigating the incident.

Another officer was killed on Tuesday in Ismailiya as part of a wave of attacks on army and police personnel since the ousting of President Mohamed Morsi last year.

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