Three federal police were killed in a shootout in Wollo Sefer, Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa, October 04, 2018 (GMN) - At least three Federal Police members are reported killed after shooting out in Bole area of Addis Ababa, Fana Broadcasting Corporate reported. As per the report the incident happened in Wollo Sefer.

Fana reported it as follows:

“A member of Federal Police launched an attack on his colleagues under the influence of alcohol in Bole District, Wollo Sefer area.”

Federal Police Commissioner Zeinu Jemal is cited as saying that police killed the member of the federal police who launched an attacked and killed two of his colleagues, and that normalcy is restored to the area.

A team of police charged in the area to bring the situation under control gunned the assailant down, the alleged attacker is a fresh graduate and joined the Federal Police force last year, following the incident, the road is operational after a couple hours of closure. (Local Media)