Attacker in Zurich mosque shooting is dead

By REUTERS
December 20, 2016 10:39

 
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ZURICH - A man who shot three people at a Zurich mosque on Monday is dead, police said on Tuesday, confirming that a body found near the scene was that of the assailant.

Zurich cantonal police said authorities had identified the suspect, but gave no details. A news conference was scheduled for 1300 GMT.

The gunman had stormed into the Islamic center and opened fire on worshipers.

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