Marseille: Hooded men open fire with Kalashnikovs in public square; shootout with police, 1 injured

Marseille: Hooded men open fire with Kalashnikovs in public square; shootout with police, 1 injured
Gun-"controlled" Marseille, May 2018. (Image: Screen grab of ACTU17 video via UK Express)

[Ed. – But that’s not possible, since they have “common sense gun laws” in France.]

The men opened fire on a group of young people not far from the cultural space known as ‘La Busserine’, local media Corse-Matin reports.

Three vehicles with the masked individuals arrived in the city’s district of Busserine at 5pm local time, France’s ACTU17 said.

As police arrived on the scene they were blocked by some of the suspects in a Renault Megane, France Bleu reports.

There was then a shoot-out with police before the attackers fled the scene.

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