Ex-police officer killed in Pallini in Attica

1 May 2018
811 Views

A retired police officer was shot dead outside a tavern in the morning hours of Tuesday at the town of Pallini in East Attica.

According to sources the man, 57, who had been eating with friends was shot 5 times with a pistol to his body in the parking lot of a tavern called “Kritikos” on 49 Eolou street. After the attack, the victim managed to return to the tavern for help but died shortly after.

He was the father of two children and had served in the narcotics division and the SWAT unit in the past. Police are looking into the victim’s record as a police officer to find leads on a possible motive for his shooting.

You may be interested

No Tram and Metro services in Athens on Thursday due to strike
GREECE
shares9 views
GREECE
shares9 views

No Tram and Metro services in Athens on Thursday due to strike

Panos - Nov 25, 2020

Commuters in Athens will have no tram and metro services this Thursday, November 26, after staff in STASY, the fixed-rail…

Suspected ISIS member arrested in Athens sent to prison
GREECE
shares16 views
GREECE
shares16 views

Suspected ISIS member arrested in Athens sent to prison

Panos - Nov 25, 2020

A 27-year-old Syrian arrested last week on charges of being a member of the ISIS terrorist group was led to prison…

European Commission reaches deal with Moderna for Covid-19 vaccine, EU official tells Reuters
GREECE
shares35 views
GREECE
shares35 views

European Commission reaches deal with Moderna for Covid-19 vaccine, EU official tells Reuters

Panos - Nov 25, 2020

The European Commission has reached an agreement with Moderna to supply its Covid-19 vaccine, a European official told Reuters. Moderna announced…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.