PARIS, 14 Mar – RIA Novosti. A policeman in Paris used a service weapon against an unknown person who threatened him with a cold weapon, according to the prefecture of the Parisian police.
“In the 18th arrondissement of Paris, a policeman was threatened with a cold weapon, he was forced to use his service weapon,” the prefecture said on Twitter.
It is noted that in connection with the incident, a security perimeter was established. Citizens are asked to avoid travel to the area.
According to Agence France-Presse, the unidentified person was shot dead by a police officer.