Shots fired at police chopper
Gangsters on Wednesday opened fire on a police helicopter in Halle in Flemish Brabant.
Two gangsters on Wednesday opened fire on a police helicopter in Halle in Flemish Brabant.
The helicopter was pursuing the two gangsters at the time.
The shots fell short of their target.
The gangsters have meanwhile been apprehended in the Brussels borough of Sint-Joost-ten-Node.
The federal police say it only rarely happens that police helicopters come under fire.
This last attempt occurred in 1999.