UPDATED - By Video, At least 2 dead, several injured in Tel Aviv shooting

Fri Jan 1, 2016 16:57:35

At least two people have been killed and several others have been injured following a shooting in central Tel Aviv on Friday afternoon, local media are reporting.

The incident was reported to have taken place on Dizengoff Street, while various local publications are reporting that two people have been killed after a gunman opened fire at a bar, RT reported.

At least seven people are believed to have been wounded, four of whom are in a critical condition, according to the Jerusalem Post.

a witness told Haaretz that there was only one gunman, who he described as being "light-skinned and not Eastern looking," carrying an M-16.

Meanwhile Palestinian sources say that 1 killed in shooting incident and 4 wounded.