Munich police report 10 dead and 16 wounded

The assailant is among the victims.

23 July 2016 10:28

As a result of gunfire in a shopping center in Munich on Friday evening, July 22, 10 people were killed and 16 wounded, according to the Munich police Twitter account.

"The sad result of Munich gunfire: 10 fatal casualties, among them the shooter, 16 injured," reads a statement.

The attackers turned out to be an 18-year-old native of Iran with dual citizenship.

According to police, the shooter acted alone and committed suicide.

On July 22, at approximately 6 pm, the police received an emergency call after an unknown person opened fire in the Olympia Shopping Centre in Munich.

A state of emergency was declared in the city.

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