KOSOVSKA MITROVICA – A young Serb man was seriously wounded in late Sunday’s shooting in Kosovska Mitrovica, while a 21-year old man sustained minor injuries, Tanjug has been told at the local hospital.


Health Centre Director Milan Ivanovic told Tanjug that the seriously wounded man has undergone an operation after being shot in the chest and the abdomen.

The other man suffered a ricochet wound in the chest area and is in a stable condition, Ivanovic said.

Both men were wounded at around 9.20 p.m. in a shooting in northern Kosovska Mitrovica.

Regional Kosovo Police chief Zeljko Bojic told Tanjug that the police have investigated the crime scene and that no other details are known.

He said that the police are taking statements from potential eyewitnesses and that the motive of the incident remains unknown.