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Man arrested in Spain for shooting two policemen
July 6, 2017 / 3:55 PM / 3 months ago

Man arrested in Spain for shooting two policemen

MADRID (Reuters) - A man was arrested on Thursday in the northeastern Spanish town of Gava in Barcelona province for shooting two policemen, police said. The incident was not related to terrorism, they said.

Both police are seriously injured, a spokeswoman for Gava town hall said. The two police approached a suspicious-looking car, and the person inside shot at them with a rifle, she said.

Reporting By Sonya Dowsett, Alba Asenjo and Emma Pinedo; Editing by Hugh Lawson

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