Civilian killed and four policemen injured in Baghdad attack08/04/2012 14:29
BAGHDAD, April 8 (AKnews) - At least one civilian was killed and four policemen were injured in an explosion in Baghdad today.
An anonymous security forces source said a homemade bomb placed on the roadside targeted the security forces in Baghdad’s western al-Amiriyah area.
“The [device] struck a police patrol in al-Amal street in Amiriyah killing one civilian man who was passing by when the explosion took place. Four of the policemen were also injured in the attack," said the source.
The injured were taken to hospital.
Security forces cordoned of the area and are now looking into the incident.
By Mohammed al-Tayyib