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3 marines killed in S. korea shooting rampage

07-04-2011 15:45 BJT

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A South Korean military source has reported that a marine corporal has gone on a shooting rampage at a base on Ganghwa Island, west of Seoul.

It is understood three marines have been killed and another three injured.

The assailant was also wounded in the incident, but was captured.

A wounding marine is carried after he got an emergency medical service at a hospital in Gimpo near the Ganghwa Island in South Korea, Monday, July 4, 2011.

 

South Korean Marines stand guard in front of the coast guard
post where a corporal went on shooting rampage on Ganghwa Island,
about 40 miles (70 kilometers) west of Seoul, South Korea,
Monday, July 4, 2011.

 

A Marine ambulance parks inside of the coast guard post where a shooting rampage took place at Ganghwa Island, west of Seoul, South Korea, Monday, July 4, 2011.

 

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Editor:Li Wanran |Source: CNTV.CN

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