Police shoot knife-wielding man at Paris train station — Analysis
On Monday, a Paris Gare du Nord man attacked two police officers with a knife. Two of them were left needing treatment.
The incident occurred at the station’s “mainline”Police officers opened fire on the suspect multiple times, and he was eventually stopped by police. According to BFMTV, he was carrying a 30-cm-long blade with an antipolice insignia.
Djebbari confirms that “person who attacked them died on the spot”The officers and police received medical attention for minor injuries. The incident resulted in no injuries to the general public.
Speaking to RMC Radio, Djebbari said that authorities don’t believe the incident was terror-related and the individual who was shot was already known to police.
The incident was confirmed by Gerald Darmanin, French Interior Minister. “a police patrol was threatened by an individual armed with a knife.”French officials stated that police had intervened to eliminate the suspects. “any danger for themselves and for the travelers.”
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