Soldier kills himself in Rome metro station

On-duty soldier shot himself at Rome's central Barberini station.

A police investigation has opened after an Italian soldier killed himself while on duty at Rome's Barberini metro station at 11.00 on Thursday 1 February.
The incident, which occurred after the soldier locked himself in the station's bathroom, caused panic among commuters and security officers who feared an act of terrorism.
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