The number of victims of the terrorist attack in Bogota grew to three

The number of victims of the terrorist attack at the Mall Andino in Colombia’s capital Bogota has grown to three. About this in his Twitter said the mayor Enrique Penalosa.

He also said that one of the victims, 23-year-old French citizen, which for six months worked as a volunteer at the school.

The Russian Embassy has no information on casualties in the attack compatriots, said the Agency RIA Novosti press-attache of the Embassy in Bogota Denis Khromov.

Earlier it was reported that the explosion occurred in the bathroom on the second floor of the shopping center approximately at 17.00 local time. At that time, the building housed about 500 people.

President Juan Manuel Santos expressed his condolences to the victims and urged the Director of the national police of Colombia, General Jorge Hernando Nieto for the early investigation.