Three injured in downtown Athens shooting

Three injured in downtown Athens shooting

Three people have been seriously injured in a shooting on Zinonos Street, near Athens’s central Omonia Square, on Wednesday afternoon, police reported.

According to preliminary reports, the assailant, believed to be a foreign national, opened fire after getting into argument with two Greeks, hitting them as well as a passerby.

The assailant managed to flee the scene of the incident and is at large.

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