Two killed in subway shooting in Chile

13:42, July 18, 2011      

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A gunman killed two people and wounded four others in a subway train in Chile's capital on Sunday, police said.

The shooting happened at the Plaza Maipu station in southwestern Santiago. The gunman reportedly fired at least nine shots.

After the shooting, the assailant walked to a nearby square and committed suicide, police said

Authorities are investigating the motive for the attack.

Source: Xinhua
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