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Conscript in apparent suicide during training

Δημοσίευση 3 Μαΐου 2012, 14:52 / Ανανεώθηκε 27 Ιουνίου 2013, 14:55
Conscript in apparent suicide during training
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An armed offices conscript who had been participating in Hawk missile training at a military base in Aegaleo, western Athens, on Wednesday evening suffered a fatal wound inflicted by his own service rifle, defense officials said on Thursday without determining whether the incident was suicide or accidental.

An armed offices conscript who had been participating in Hawk missile training at a military base in Aegaleo, western Athens, on Wednesday evening suffered a fatal wound inflicted by his own service rifle, defense officials said on Thursday without determining whether the incident was suicide or accidental.

The 20-year-old, identified only as I. M., had been with a fellow soldier at the time of the shooting, officials said.

An investigation has been called into the exact circumstances of the incident.

Ekathimerini.com