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Shooting at Islamic center in Zurich

Updated 1650 GMT (0050 HKT) December 21, 2016
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Police officers secure the area near an Islamic center in Zurich, Switzerland, after three people were shot there on Monday, December 19. A gunman, decked out in dark clothing, opened fire on a group of worshipers standing inside a prayer room, police said, citing eyewitnesses. Ennio Leanza/Keystone/AP
Police officers hold a blanket near a body, but it was not known whether the discovery was related to the shootings. MICHAEL BUHOLZER/AFP/Getty Images
Police officers arrive on the scene. Ennio Leanza/Keystone/AP
Officers stand behind a police cordon outside the Muslim prayer hall. MICHAEL BUHOLZER/AFP/Getty Images
The suspect was found dead near the site of the attack, police said. Ennio Leanza/Keystone/AP
Police secure the area, which is near the city's central train station. Ennio Leanza/Keystone/AP
Police cars line the street in front of the Islamic center. Ennio Leanza/Keystone/AP