One Palestinian resident was killed, another injured, after a family attacked a police station in Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip.
A Palestinian police source reported that members of Al Astal family attacked a Palestinian police station, burnt five police vehicles, and two rooms at the station.
The violence erupted after Palestinian policemen arrested members of Al Astal and Al Farra families after attacking and sabotaging public properties in Al Mawassi area, in Khan Younis, after the police arrested two members of the families, a police source stated.
Some of the residents opened fired at the police, who fired back killing one.
P.A police and security declared emergency in the area in an attempt to control the violence, and investigate the events.