A police officer and three soldiers were injured on Friday in a bomb blast in the Soares area near Abu Kabir Police Station in Sharqiya.
Security sources and eyewitnesses said that a police officer, two Central Security Forces officers and a soldier were injured as unidentified assailants threw a bomb from the rooftop of a building near the police station of Abu Kabir.
The injured were transferred to hospital. A claim was filed with the incident and the prosecution took over investigations.
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm