In the centre of Paris a policeman was shot, carried out a special operation.
In a shootout tonight in Paris killed a police officer, two of his colleagues were injured, reports Reuters. The gunman was eliminated.
The incident occurred in the Champs Elysees area. Twitter police Department reported that the district conducted a special operation. According to the correspondent of the Agency involved helicopter support.
The area of the incident cordoned off. According to eyewitnesses, there are a lot of ambulances, police cars. People are asked not to approach the area of the shooting. In law enforcement bodies assume that the attackers were two.
The police source did not rule out that the incident could be classified as a terrorist attack.
The attack occurred three days before the first round of presidential elections in France.
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