One policeman has been killed and another wounded in a shooting incident on the Champs-Elysees in Paris, according to Reuters.
French police source says one officer has been killed and another has been wounded in a shooting in Paris
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A separate report by French BFM TV reports that two policemen have been seriously wounded, without giving details of fatalities.
The French police have told the local population to stay away from the Champs Elysees, and social media add that riot police has been dispatched in the area.
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According to subsequent news reports the shooter, who was armed with a Kalashnikov, has been killed.
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BREAKING: One policeman killed after shooting incident on Champs Elysees in Paris; person who fired on police killed
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