Bus driver fa­tally shoots six, wounds 16

Austin American-Statesman - - WEDNESDAYBRIEFING - Com­piled from wire re­ports

CAIRO — A dis­grun­tled em­ployee of an Egyp­tian con­struc­tion com­pany opened fire on his col­leagues, killing six and wound­ing 16, be­fore sur­ren­der­ing, po­lice and com­pany of­fi­cials said. Ac­cord­ing to po­lice, the gun­man, a bus driver, pulled over the com­pany bus in western Cairo, whipped out an as­sault ri­fle and show­ered his pas­sen­gers with bul­lets. Of­fi­cials said the gun­man ap­peared to have be­come de­pressed about be­ing trans­ferred to a new po­si­tion.

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