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Tunisia ministry says Belaid gunman fled on motorcycle
February 6, 2013 / 3:08 PM / 5 years ago

Tunisia ministry says Belaid gunman fled on motorcycle

Tunis (Reuters) - The man who shot Tunisian opposition figure Chokri Belaid fled on a motorcycle ridden by an accomplice, the Interior Ministry said on Wednesday.

“A man opened fire on Chokri Belaid and then fled with a second person who was waiting motorcycle,” Khaled Tarouch, ministry spokesman, said without giving further details.

Police have yet to arrest any suspects.

Reporting by Tarek Amara; Editing by Alison Williams

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