Unknown gunmen kill 4 women in Western Iran

Tasnim – Unidentified gunmen opened fire on a crowd in Iran’s western city of Kermanshah on Friday, killing at least four women.

In the shooting incident that occurred at 9:53 on Friday morning (local time), the gunmen aboard a car shot the four women to death and escaped away.

Judicial authorities in the Kermanshah Province refuted the possibility of a terrorist attack and said personal issues are behind the attack.

Mohammad Hossein Sadeqi, a judicial official in Kermanshah, said the victims include a mother and her three daughters.

He further emphasized that the gunmen have been identified and their arrest is high on the agenda of the security forces.