Two killed in Acre shooting

Two killed in Acre shooting

Police investigating double homicide in northern city

Ilan Ben Zion, a reporter at the Associated Press, is a former news editor at The Times of Israel. He holds a Masters degree in Diplomacy from Tel Aviv University and an Honors Bachelors degree from the University of Toronto in Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, Jewish Studies, and English.

Two men in their 30s were shot and killed in their car in Acre on Wednesday afternoon.

Magen David Adom paramedics pronounced the two dead at the scene on Mota Gur Street in the northern city.

A large detachment of police officers was dispatched to the area. Detectives opened an investigation into the incident.

The two victims were reportedly known to police.

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