Circumstances behind killing in Intelligence Agency remain unclear

An employee working in the cafeteria of the Kosovo Intelligence Agency (AKI) was shot dead on Tuesday by a security guard. 

According to media reports, the gun that the shooter used was without a permit and the motive behind the incident is not known yet. 

The Agency said the incident is not related to the activities of the institution and did not provide further explanation. 

“Today, at around 09:00 a shooting took place within the Kosovo Intelligence Agency premises when a security guard opened fire towards an employ of the cafeteria. The victim passed away at the Prishtina Hospital. The incident has nothing to do with the KIA activities. Relevant institutions are dealing with the investigation,” the Agency said in a press release.