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French soldier shoots man who attacked them outside Louvre

4 years 5 months 2 weeks ago Friday, February 03 2017 Feb 3, 2017 February 03, 2017 7:13 AM February 03, 2017 in News
Source: WBRZ

PARIS - Authorities in Paris say a man who tried to attack soldiers near the famous Louvre museum today was carrying two machetes and shouted "God is great" in Arabic.

Authorities say when the man was stopped from entering a nearby shopping center with two backpacks, he pulled out a knife and attacked a group of soldiers.

One soldier shot the man five times, gravely wounding him. A soldier was slightly wounded.

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