3 polices shot in close range; court blasted in Yangon in a day
NP News - Mar 17
As per information, a bomb exploded in front of Hlegu Township Court and three police officers were shot in close range in Yangon within a day on March 17.
According to the reliable resources, the bomb exploded between two cars near the entrance of Court today at an estimated 11 am. Injuries and wounded occurred in the blast with no fatality.
Moreover, three police officers were shot in close range around 12:30 pm today in Tharketa Township, Yangon Region.
One of the news resources from the scene recounted the NP news that these three police officers are from Tharketa Police Station. When they were shot, they are at the WIN computer and photocopier shop next to the District Fire Station Street.
“While these police officers were at the photocopier shop, two men on bike arrived and shot them down” the news resource continued.
Two of them died on the spot in the shooting with the bullet wounds in the heads. Another police officer was also severely wounded. Now he is in the critical condition.
As per reports, the security forces are conducting necessary investigations at the crime scenes.