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Turkey: 1 killed, 23 injured after blast rocks police headquarters in Gaziantep01:29

Turkey: 1 killed, 23 injured after blast rocks police headquarters in Gaziantep

Turkey, Gaziantep
May 1, 2016 at 10:27 GMT +00:00 · Published

At least one police officer was killed and 23 others injured, including nine officers, after an explosion hit the police headquarters in the Turkish city of Gaziantep, Sunday.

According to the Gaziantep Governor, a car bomb exploded near the main police station building, causing damage to nearby buildings and vehicles. All roads leading to the scene of the attack have been closed for security purposes.

Local media reported that shots were fired immediately following the explosion. No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack.

Turkey: 1 killed, 23 injured after blast rocks police headquarters in Gaziantep01:29
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At least one police officer was killed and 23 others injured, including nine officers, after an explosion hit the police headquarters in the Turkish city of Gaziantep, Sunday.

According to the Gaziantep Governor, a car bomb exploded near the main police station building, causing damage to nearby buildings and vehicles. All roads leading to the scene of the attack have been closed for security purposes.

Local media reported that shots were fired immediately following the explosion. No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack.

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