Militants kill police officer in Sinai's el-Arish
Published Thursday 05/09/2013 (updated) 06/09/2013 20:58
EL-ARISH, Egypt (Ma'an) -- Militants killed a police officer in a drive-by shooting n Egypt's Sinai on Thursday, a security source said.
Four men in a black car without license plates fatally shot 35-year-old Imad Rabee Mahmoud Abdullah in the head and chest in el-Arish, a coastal city near the border of the Gaza Strip, a security official told Ma'an.
Abdullah worked at the administration of the el-Arish port.
Armed men also attacked a police officer in the al-Salam neighborhood of el-Arish. He is being treated at el-Arish military hospital for injuries to his shoulder.