France, armed man reported in The area of la Défense in Paris

June 30, 2020

A police operation is underway this morning in the La Défense district of Paris. “We’re looking for a individual armed that would be seen in the centre commercial Les 4 temps, in the district de La Défense”, revealed a police source, quoted by Le Figaro.

The intervention was prompted by a man who has been denounced by phone in the presence of a suspect.

The shopping centre, which houses over 230 shops, the mall in this suburb of the French capital, is in the process of evacuation, announced the prefecture.The controls are still ongoing, reported the same source, which has called on the population to “avoid the area”.As a “security measure”, the stations of the metro and Rer de La Défense, have been closed to the public.