4 people fatally shot in German ice cream parlor

Other News Materials 13 August 2008 02:01 (UTC +04:00)

Police say four people have been shot to death at an ice cream parlor in Germany.

Authorities have launched a massive manhunt for the suspect, who escaped after the shooting in Ruesselsheim near Frankfurt, the AP reported.

Police spokesman Ferdinand Derigs said the shooting took place Tuesday at an ice cream parlor near the Ruesselsheim's train station.

The shooter's motive was not immediately known and no information about the victims was available.