PARIS – French National Police have reported that a man was shot and killed Saturday after seizing the weapon of a soldier guarding Paris’ Orly Airport.
About 3,000 people were evacuated from Orly after the attack, while a police operation was underway. Emergency vehicles surrounded the airport as confused passengers gathered in parking lots, and the elite RAID special police force worked to secure the airport.
French national police said that only one man was involved in the attack and denied reports of a possible second attacker.
No information about the slain man or any other injuries was available, she said. The official was not authorized to be publicly named.
Meanwhile a police officer was shot and injured during a road check in the town of…
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