It is noted that the police arrested the man who had shot in the air outside the embassy. The perpetrator’s photo was published by Daily Sabah as well as the footage of the incident.
The gunman who shot in the air outside the US Embassy in Ankara tonight has been pictured. Credit: Anadolu Agency pic.twitter.com/DJNqPeMrqb— DAILY SABAH (@DailySabah) December 20, 2016
The U.S. Embassy in Turkey issued a warning to civilians to stay away from the area where the building is located at least until Tuesday, December 20.
It was also advised to monitor local media regarding the situation in Ankara.