Montpellier Terror Attack Fears as Gunman Bursts into Retirement Home for Monks

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The suspect, who was reportedly wearing a hoodie and carrying a gun, is still believed to be at the site in Montpellier, France.

A hooded gunman man has stormed a retirement home for monks in France and killed two people, according to reports.

“A supervisor inside the building raised the alarm very discreetly…There are fears that two people have died – a man and a woman. The gunman is being hunted.”

The gunman is believed to have broken into the building in Montpellier, France, on Thursday evening.

According to unverified reports in France, the man was wearing a hoodie and carrying a gun.

He is said to have killed a man and a woman inside the home.

Those killed are thought to be a woman supervisor, and a man who was working with her.

Around 70 monks are believed to reside in the property.

Gendarmes arrived within minutes of the alarm being raised ‘discreetly’, and they were soon followed by a unit of the GIGN tactical support group.

But shots were heard, and there were reports of manager of the home being tied up and gagged by the intruder, who was wearing a balaclava and carried a shot gun and knife…(read more)

Source: Mirror Online



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