Cairo bomb blast kills policeman, injures four
Terrorist attacks have rocked Egypt over the past several months (File/AFP)
A low ranking police officer was killed and four other security personel - an officer and three conscripts - were injured during the explosion of a bomb early Friday in Heliopolis according to security sources.
MENA state owned news agency reported that a primitive bomb targeted a traffic checkpoint in front of Misr El-Gadida court. Explosives experts are currently investigating the scene.
The injured were reportedly transferred to Heliopolis hospital.