Ioannina municipal worker kills colleague, commits suicide

An employee of Ioannina Municipality in northwestern Greece shot dead a colleague next to the Perama caves, a tourist attraction, and then committed suicide.

Police said the gunman entered the offices of the organization that manages the caves, which extend for five kilometres, and shot his 35-year-old colleague with a shotgun.

The victim was a cashier at the Perama caves. It was not immediately clear what triggered the incident.