Two killed in shooting outside synagogue in Germany

by IANS |

Berlin, Oct 9 (IANS) At least two people were killed and several others wounded after two gunmen opened fire outside a synagogue in German city of Halle on Wednesday, media reported.

The gunmen shot with a sub-machine gun and also threw a grenade before fleeing the scene, dailymail reported.

Police have arrested one suspect in connection with the shooting.

Following the incident, police have sealed off the surrounding area.

Police asked locals to stay in their homes as the manhunt continues.

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