Berlin, July 30: Two persons, including the gunman, were reportedly killed in a shootout at a nightclub in Germany’s Constance on Sunday, police said.
The gunman has been identified as a 34-year-old Iraqi citizen, opened fire at the Grey club on Max-Stromeyer-Strasse road at around 4.30 a.m., killing one person, the BBC quoted the police as saying.
Later, the assailant was shot by the police and died in a hospital.
Three people, including a police officer, were critically injured in the attack, authorities said.
Police and prosecutors said in a statement that special commando forces and a police helicopter was deployed as it was not yet known if the suspect had accomplices. The motive for the shooting was not immediately clear.
However, the reason behind the shooting is yet unknown.