Alleged G-Bissau police mutineer 'shot dead'

2011-12-28 10:25

Bissau - A Guinea Bissau police commander suspected of involvement in an alleged coup attempt was shot dead Tuesday evening in the capital, according to an AFP journalist.

The officer, whose identity was confirmed by a police source who asked not to be named, was killed outside the Reno district police station near the city centre, said the journalist who saw the body before it was taken by ambulance to the morgue.