Kosovo Police: Patrol attacked near Srbovac, officer slightly injured

NEWS 09.12.2022 13:38
Source: Ilustracija/KoSSev

Armed persons attacked Kosovo police officers on Thursday evening in the village of Srbovac, in North Kosovo.

The Kosovo Police said that the incident happened at around 11 pm when the police units were on regular duty, patrolling the village, Kossev reported.

In a statement, police said armed people with long weapons in an Audi vehicle with Serbian-issued license plates attacked a police patrol.

One police officer was slightly injured and considerable material damage was caused to the police car, the statement said.

Kosovo police members of ethnic Albanian nationality began arriving in northern Kosovska Mitrovica on Thursday evening in order to, as they said, increase their presence in parts of the city with an ethnically-mixed population.