Loading...

Author Topic: Paris police gun down would-be attacker outside Notre Dame  (Read 155 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Naijaloaded

  • Global Moderator
  • Full Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 104
    • View Profile
Paris police gun down would-be attacker outside Notre Dame
« on: June 07, 2017, 12:47:48 AM »


French authorities say the man shouted "this is for Syria" as he assaulted a police officer with a hammer outside Notre Dame Cathedral. Paris prosecutors have opened a terrorism investigation into the incident.

French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said the suspect wounded one policeman before he was shot and injured by other officers.
"His colleagues reacted with composure...and fired," Collomb told reporters gathered near the iconic Notre Dame Cathedral in central Paris.
He added that the alleged attacker appeared to have acted alone, and was carrying kitchen knives and the identification card of an Algerian student. Authorities were checking whether the document was authentic.



 

Russian police foil 'terror attack' planned on Moscow, Nabbed Suspects

Started by legendguru

Replies: 0
Views: 203
Last post October 12, 2015, 10:33:59 AM
by legendguru
Trigger Happy US Police officers shoot and kill paralysed man in wheelchair

Started by yungcrux

Replies: 0
Views: 339
Last post September 26, 2015, 03:28:14 AM
by yungcrux
Islamic State Claims Car Bomb Attack on Damascus Police Club

Started by yungcrux

Replies: 0
Views: 269
Last post February 10, 2016, 10:55:26 AM
by yungcrux
3 Police Officers again Shot, Killed in Southern US City of Baton Rouge

Started by admin

Replies: 0
Views: 344
Last post July 18, 2016, 01:04:54 AM
by admin
Police break up child pornography ring in Spain .Nabbed Suspects

Started by legendguru

Replies: 0
Views: 266
Last post November 11, 2016, 12:52:49 AM
by legendguru
German police arrest suspect allegedly planning suicide attack

Started by Postmaster

Replies: 0
Views: 224
Last post May 31, 2017, 12:22:30 AM
by Postmaster
Afghan Police Shoot Down 'Suicide Bomber' Bird (Photos)

Started by internet police

Replies: 0
Views: 258
Last post December 02, 2014, 12:58:44 PM
by internet police
US - Florida Woman Asks for Weed on Twitter, the Police Reply

Started by mastercode

Replies: 0
Views: 525
Last post July 24, 2015, 12:11:01 AM
by mastercode
Bomb attack on Istanbul police station leaves five injured

Started by admin

Replies: 0
Views: 130
Last post August 11, 2015, 11:09:19 AM
by admin
German police Nabbed suspected high-ranking 'IS' member

Started by yungcrux

Replies: 0
Views: 146
Last post August 10, 2016, 07:13:48 AM
by yungcrux