French media report shooting in Strasbourg
PARIS — French media have reported a shooting in Strasbourg, and the Interior Ministry has called on the public to remain indoors amid a “serious security event” in the city center.
Local authorities in the Grand-Est and Bas-Rhin region tweeted for the public to “avoid the area of the police station,” which is close to the city’s Christmas market.
French news broadcaster BFM TV said there were “several people injured,” citing local police.
Some Strasbourg residents have reported hearing gunfire in some parts of the city center.