Thursday, April 20, 2017

Two Policemen Dead In Paris Shooting


Two policemen have been killed in an apparent shooting with what is being described as a “Kalashnikov” on the famous Champs Élysées in central Paris and one shooter has been shot dead by police.

UPDATE 16:41 EST: U.S. President Donald Trump has commented on the attack saying, “it looks like another terrorist attack… It never ends.” Read more HERE.
UPDATE 16:29 EST: Reuters reports that the second police officer has died of his wounds. Authorities are also searching the house of the gunman who was shot which they say is in the east of Paris.
UPDATE 16:27 EST: Front National presidential candidate Marine Le Pen reacts to shooting on Twitter saying, “Emotion and solidarity for our security forces, again being targeted.”

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