UK Today News: Slovakia Shooting – Gunman Kills 7, Injures 15 In Bratislava Rampage
Slovakia Shooting: An anonymous shooter killed six people and left 15 people injured in Slovakia’s capital, Bratislava on Monday, according to reports provided by the TASR News Agency.
A photo of the gunman on the street before he killed himself. (Photo Credit: REUTERS/Rudolf Urmin)
At a press conference, Slovak Interior Minister Daniel Lipsic and Police Corps President Jaroslav Spisiak told reporters that after the police surrounded the gunman on all sides, he shot himself. Among the dead, 4 were women and 2 were men.
Lipsic told reporters that the injured are receiving treatment at different hospitals in Bratislava, and among the wounded, one person is critical, and three others are in quite a serious condition.
The news of the shooting in Slovakia spread after the local police received a phone call from a person who said there were sounds of firing taking place in a flat in an apartment building. When the police reached the place, the gunman was making an exit. The gunman’s identity and his motive are yet to be revealed.