French police on Wednesday shot lifeless a man, apparently of Afghan origin, armed with a knife who had threatened them within the Paris suburbs, prosecutors and police stated.
Police patrolling on bicycles observed the man armed with an extended knife in La Courneuve within the northeastern Paris suburbs, police stated in a press release.
The man threatened the police after which thew himself in direction of them, it stated. The police then shot at him a number of occasions, it added.
Prosecutors stated that the man was “apparently born in Afghanistan.”
“No concept is dominated out however it seems no feedback of terrorist nature had been made,” stated one other police supply.
On April 4, a Sudanese man had gone on a stabbing rampage within the nation’s southeast, killing two folks. He has since been charged with terror-related offenses.