French police shoot dead man near Paris after stabbing attempt: BFM TV


PARIS (Reuters) – French police shot dead a man on Friday in the city of Villejuif near Paris after he tried to stab several people in a public park, France’s BFM TV reported.

BFTM TV said the attacker died shortly after he was shot and said one of the victims was severely injured.

Reporting by Matthias Blamont; Writing by Matthieu Protard; Editing by Edmund Blair