8 wounded in mosque shoot­ing

China Daily (Hong Kong) - - WORLD -

Eight peo­ple in­clud­ing a girl were lightly wounded on Sun­day in a shoot­ing in front of a mosque in the south­east city of Avi­gnon, the pros­e­cu­tor’s of­fice said, rul­ing out ter­ror­ism. Ac­cord­ing to ini­tial ac­counts taken on the spot, at least two men got out of a car around 10:30 pm near the mosque and opened fire, in­clud­ing with a shot­gun, the pros­e­cu­tor’s of­fice said. None of the wounded had life-threat­en­ing in­juries, it said.

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