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1 confirmed dead in shooting near Tel Aviv; police suspect motive is criminal, not terror

Paramedics at the site of a shooting incident in Azor on October 3, 2022. (MDA)
Paramedics at the site of a shooting incident in Azor on October 3, 2022. (MDA)

One of the men wounded in a shooting in Azor, near Tel Aviv, is confirmed dead, according to first responders.

The other man is still in serious condition at Wolfson Hospital in Tel Aviv.

Police say that the incident, which unfolded at a gas station, appears to be criminal in nature and not linked to terrorist activity. They say that two suspects arrived by car, opened fire at the two victims and then took off.

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