Three masked men riding a motorcycle attacked an armed forces checkpoint stationed at Gish street in Mansoura on Wednesday.
A Military source said that the attackers started firing at the checkpoint, so a soldier returned fire, leaving one of the attackers injured.
The attackers fired six bullets at the checkpoint but left no casualties, in return, the soldiers fired 17 bullets causing one injury. The attackers then fled the scene.
Daqahlia Security Directorate has informed hospitals to report any patient who arrives with a gunshot wound .
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm