Man shot while fishing in rubber dinghy on Vltava in Prague

A 34-year-old man was shot in the leg by an unknown assailant while floating on the River Vltava in Prague on Sunday. Police said the shooting occurred around noon in the suburb of Sedlec. The man and another foreigner were fishing from a rubber dinghy when shots rang out from the bank of the river. The victim has been taken to hospital and police are investigating the incident.

Author: Ian Willoughby