Alex security: Brotherhood protesters kill 1, injure 2

Alexandria police accused pro-Muslim Brotherhood demonstrators of murdering one person and injuring two others during protests on Friday.

Authorities added that 25 demonstrators were detained for the alleged charges.

In a statement on Friday, the police department said it had detected protests by "supporters of the terrorist Muslim Brotherhood organization" around Alexandria, where participants allegedly chanted anti-police and anti-army slogans, held incitive banners and hindered traffic.

The statement added that those arrested allegedly had "firearms, fireworks and gas."

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm

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