Municipal police targeted in armed attack in Istanbul

ISTANBUL: Unknown assailants opened fire against a group of municipal police officers in their vehicle in Istanbul’s Bakirköy district on Friday.

Hopefully, no one was injured or killed in the incident. Reportedly the attack was carried out by a group of paper trash collectors at around 2 p.m. during supervision of the municipal police. Assailants escaped the scene quickly after shooting several times to the vehicle with rifles.