Police shoot suicide bomber in Iranian city

Photo: Police shoot suicide bomber in Iranian city


 / Iran

Azerbaijan, Baku, July 9 /Trend T. Jafarov /

A suicide bomber was shot dead at the entrance of the police station in the Iranian city of Chah Bahar, IRNA reported on Tuesday.

The accident occurred at 9:10 am local time.

A police officer identifying the criminal, opened fire and was wounded after a return shot by the terrorist, the city's mayor Iraj Heidari said.

As a result of the incident the terrorist was killed.

A suicide vest, a hand grenade and a pistol were found on the suicide bomber.

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