Shooting near Cosmo City Police Satellite Station leaves two men down

Authorities including JMPD and police surround the shooting scene where two bloodied men are lying on the ground. The incident happened near a garage adjacent to Cosmo City Satellite Station. Photo: Facebook.


Photos of two men who appear to be fatally wounded emerged on social media today, 12 October, in Cosmo City.

A report on social media alleges that the men were injured after an apparent robbery which went completely wrong. The incident happened next to a petrol station adjacent to the Cosmo City Satellite Police Station.

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Photos of the bloodied men who are surrounded by authorities and the community have been shared on the internet.

An official from Cosmo City Satellite Station confirmed the shooting; however, he refused to divulge any further information about the incident, and ordered the Northsider to approach the spokesperson of Honeydew Police Station for comment.

Questions have been sent to Captain Balan Muthan, the spokesperson.

A source has indicated that it appears that the men were on the run after a robbery at a local store and ATM.

As this is a developing story, Northsider will publish an update as soon as possible.

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