Police Officer Died in Paris Shooting, Prosecutors Run Anti-Terrorist Investigation

Time: 11:00 p.m. CEST

Shooting in Paris ended with fatalities after one police died, two are injured and attacker killed by security forces on April 20. The Champs Elysees, where the shooting occurred was closed for people and traffic. Police explained that a lone gunman started shooting before he was killed.

French prosecutors opened an anti-terrorist investigation. France would have presidential election on Sunday and the latest incident happened as the presidential candidates had TV appearances.

A man who got out of a car opened fire using an automatic weapon and after he killed one police officer, he started to run. After he injured two other police officers, security forces shot him dead.


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