At least 11 people have been killed by a gunman in Montenegro. Besides, 6 injured persons have been admitted to local hospital.

According to the BBC, the attack took place on Friday in Citinje, a town close to the capital Podgorica.

The assailant fired indiscriminately at nearby pedestrians. Three members of the same family were shot dead before attacking pedestrians.

A police officer and 6 others were injured in the shootout with the gunman. The 34-year-old gunman was shot dead by a civilian. A total of 12 people including the gunman were killed.

It is not known why the attacker attacked the pedestrians.

(13 August)