15-year-old killed as shots fired at bus in Taibe area

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October 8, 2009 16:35

 
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Amjad Shahawan, aged 15, was killed Thursday after shots were fired from an automatic weapon at a school bus traveling between Kafr Kassem and Kafr Bara. Another 15-year-old was moderately wounded in the incident. Police launched an investigation, and preliminary findings show the shooting was carried out by local youths, apparently following a fight between rival groups of students. Police arrested 4 youths who were suspected of involvement in the incident.

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