Farmer shot in face and dies near Sassari

(ANSA) – SASSARI, MAY 7 – A 77-year-old sheep farmer was shot
in the face and died near Sassari on Sardinia late Thursday
evening, sources said Friday.
Francesco Dossena was hit in the face by a rifle shot on his
farm at Nule.
His sons found his body in his sheep pen.
An autopsy has been ordered.
Police said the case was not linked to a series of shootings in
the area recently. (ANSA).