5/30/2013

BAHRAIN: 7 Policemen Injured in Terror Blast in Bani Jamra

:MOI

The General Director of Northern Governorate Police announced on Wednesday an explosion in Bani Jamra that targeted on-duty policemen.  The blast injured 7 policemen, including one officer who is in critical condition.   Two other officers sustained serious injuries.  All 7 were referred to the hospital for treatment.
The General Director reported that investigators immediately responded to the scene and launched an investigation to identify the guilty parties and bring them to justice. The bomb was a homemade device thought to have been placed by terrorists.
Anyone with any information is asked to call the police hotline at 80008008.  All calls are treated as anonymous. For further updates and information, follow the Ministry of Interior Twitter account at @moi_bahrain.