Friday, October 5, 2012

US Tourist Opens Fire At Israeli Hotel

Israeli police say an American tourist has opened fire at a hotel in the resort city of Eilat, killing at least one person.

Spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said the tourist fired a number of shots on Friday morning at the Leonardo Club hotel in the Red Sea resort city.

The suspect is still inside the hotel and a large number of police units are a the scene, he added.

The identity of the suspect and the motive behind the attack are unknown.

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