When shooting in Brussels city centre, injuring two people

© AP Photo / Virginia Mousotron Belgian police, archive photoWhen shooting in Brussels city centre, injuring two people© AP Photo / Virginia Mayo

The shooting occurred Sunday morning on a street in the centre of the Belgian capital, two people were injured, the police are looking for the attackers, reported RIA Novosti the representative of the police Department of the Metropolitan area of Brussels ELS van de Keer.

The incident occurred near one of the bars on the street-Croix-de-fer, which is located a short walk from the Royal Palace, the Museum of fine arts and the building of the house of representatives.

«This morning the police went on a call on street Croix de fer in connection with the shots. Two people were injured, one in the leg, the other shards, they were hospitalized. The attackers, which could be five or six, fled in a car. Investigation is the search of suspects,» she said.

According to police, the motive for the attack is too early to predict the state prosecution.

Sunday in the Belgian capital is «day without a car», to move through the streets is allowed only to vehicles of emergency services.

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