French soldiers shoot dead knife attacker who, shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’, killed 2 in Marseille
Published time: 1 Oct, 2017 12:48
Edited time: 1 Oct, 2017 16:25
Two people have been killed during a knife attack at a Marseille train station, according to police. The assailant, who was reportedly shouting ‘Allahu Akbar,’ was shot dead by an army patrol at the scene.
The incident took place at the Saint-Charles train station in Marseille on Sunday, when a man attacked passers-by with a knife. One person was killed by the assailant at the scene, while another succumbed a short while after, according to police chief Olivier de Mazières.