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Attacker opens fire at Istanbul police post, no casualties - Turkish TV

Jan 31, 2015    

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A woman armed with a machinegun opened fire on a police post in Istanbul's central Taksim Square on Friday but initial reports suggested there were no casualties, Turkey's NTV television reported.NTV said the attacker left her weapon at the scene and escaped on foot, and that some police vehicles were damaged in the attack. Police officials could not immediately be reached for comment.The attack comes just over three weeks after a suicide bomber blew herself up at a police station in Istanbul's historic Sultanahmet district, killing one officer and wounding another.The har...

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