ONE DEAD – Several Injured in Paris Stabbing Near Place de l’Opéra, Paris — Assailant Screaming “Allahu Akbar!”
At least one person is dead and several were injured on Saturday evening in a stabbing near the Place de l’Opéra in Paris.
— Breaking News Global (@BreakingNAlerts) May 12, 2018
Footage of scene where at least one person was killed, multiple people injured in stabbing incident at Place de l’Opera in Paris.pic.twitter.com/ofj9B2ctD9
— Josh Caplan (@joshdcaplan) May 12, 2018
The suspect was shot dead.
The motive is unclear.
— Daniel H. Heinke (@daniel_heinke) May 12, 2018
It was an Islamist.
Via The Telegraph.
The assailant shouted ‘Allahu Akhbar’ (Arabic for God is great) as he lunged at pedestrians, witnesses said. Two of the injured were in serious condition, according to BFM TV.