Seven injured in knife attack in downtown Paris
- A Monitor Report
10 Sep, 2018 |
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Paris:At least seven people have been injured in Paris after a man attacked people with a knife and an iron bar, local media reports.
Initially, the attacker armed with a knife and an iron bar wounded three people ( two men and a woman), in front of a cinema in the 19th arrondissement. A group of men playing the petanque tried to stop him by throwing a heavy iron ball used in the popular French game, according to Le Parisien.
After running away from the initial scene of the attack, the assailant continued on Rue Henri Nogueres, where he attacked two English tourists, injuring them in the chest and the head.