A gunman caused mayhem and chaos at Al-Jalaa Hospital in Benghazi having broken into the doctors’ room, locking himself inside during a fight with other individuals.

Al-Jalaa Hospital announced that the entire hospital suffered an hour of sheer panic and havoc amongst the medical staff of female doctors after they were accosted by an armed man who stormed their department, drawing the hospital to a complete halt.

It was further announced that the situation was contained and the gunman arrested, adding that there were no injuries as a result of the attack.

The hospital authorities denounced the incident and the chaos and panic it caused amongst the hospital’s medical staff.