Bangladesh attack: Gunmen take hostages in deadly assault at Dhaka restaurant

July 1, 2016 6:39 PM

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Bangladesh attack: Gunmen take hostages in deadly assault at Dhaka restaurant

DHAKA, Bangladesh -- A group of as many as nine gunmen attacked a restaurant popular with foreigners in a diplomatic zone of the Bangladeshi capital on Friday night, taking hostages and exchanging gunfire with security forces, authorities said.

CBS News confirmed that a police officer was killed in the attack and at least 12 people were injured.

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