An unidentified gunman shot three people in central Athens, seriously injuring one. The incident took place shortly before 5 p.m. on Zinonos Street, near Omonia Square. The gunman approached people and started shooting, injuring two people in the legs and a third man in the ribs. All three were rushed to Evangelismos Hospital by ambulance. The man shot in the ribs is in a grave condition.
Policemen have started a formal investigation at the hospital and at the site of the shooting. One of the three victims appears to have been a bystander, passing through at the time of the shooting.