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AFP
December 14, 2019

Man shot dead in Paris after threatening police

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AFP
December 14, 2019

PARIS: French police on Friday shot and killed a man who threatened officers in Paris’s bustling La Defense business district.

The man was shot in the chest and a leg, police sources said. He had failed to injure anyone, they said, without specifying the weapon he was wielding, excepting that it was not a firearm. The man approached the officers at around 10:20 am (0920 GMT), who responded by firing at least five shots. A security cordon was erected after the shooting, and the man’s identity has not been disclosed. a follower of radical Muslim beliefs.