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Turin city councilman shot, Italy fears return to ideological terrorism

Former Turin mayoral candidate Alberto Musy was shot multiple times by a man wearing a black motorcycle helmet who was waiting for him in the stairwell of his apartment building.

(LA STAMPA/Worldcrunch) Turin - A man wearing a black motorcycle helmet shot a Turin city councilman Wednesday morning inside the politician's apartment building, sparking fears of a return to the political terrorism that has stained Italy's recent past.

Alberto Musy, who was a centrist candidate for Turin mayor in 2011, is in serious condition after being rushed to the hospital shortly after 8 a.m.

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