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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

4 Shot Dead In Eastern Belgium, Officials Investigating Incident As A Terror Attack

There is developing news out of Eastern Belgium, where shots rang out in what authorities are investigating as a terror attack.
The incident happened Tuesday morning outside a cafe in the city of Liege.
Police say the suspect attacked two female officers with a knife before taking one of their guns and fatally shooting them.
Belgian Special Police at the scene of a shooting in Liege, Belgium, Tuesday, May 29, 2018. A gunman killed three people, including two police officers, in the Belgian city of Liege on Tuesday, a city official said. Police later killed the attacker, and other officers were wounded in the shooting. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
A passenger parked in a vehicle was also shot dead, and two other officers were wounded in the attack.
The gunman then fled the scene and took a woman hostage at a local high school before he was killed in a shootout with police.
Witnesses say he shouted out “allahu akbar” during the attack.
Police said he was just released from prison on Monday, and may have been radicalized while in jail.

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