Bomb Planted under SUV of Alleged Mafia Boss Explodes in Belgrade

World » SOUTHEAST EUROPE | June 11, 2015, Thursday // 08:19| Views: | Comments: 0
Bulgaria: Bomb Planted under SUV of Alleged Mafia Boss Explodes in Belgrade Photo by EPA/BGNES

Three people were injured in a powerful explosion in Belgrade’s Banovo Brdo neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.

A bomb that had been planted under an SUV exploded at around 3:30 p.m. local time.

Vladimir Karan (46), who was seriously injured in the blast, is said to be involved in drug trade.

He is known to local police as a person involved in criminal activities such as drug trafficking, robberies, etc, according to reports of Blic.

The explosion threw Karan out of his BMW X5.

Two passers-by suffered minor injures in the explosion.

Karan has been taken to hospital and is in critical condition.

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