Reuters talked to one of the eyewitnesses of the shooting in Paris on the Champs Elysees. He said that he noticed the man who got out of the car and started shooting from the machine.
The Paris police found that a suspicious vehicle stopped at a red light when the gunman opened fire. It is reported that one police officer died on the spot, another died later. Also, one policeman wounded. It is assumed that the shooter had the attacker had a partner, who managed to escape.
At the moment the scene is a police action and arrived helicopters. Journey is a special transport with armed police.
In the French interior Ministry would not exclude the version of act of terrorism, but about the true motives of the attack while early to speak, despite the fact that the criminal deliberately took aim at the police.
Anti-terrorist unit of the Prosecutor’s office launched an investigation.