A man was beheaded in Paris by an unknown man

In the municipality of Erania on the outskirts of Paris, an unknown man decapitated a man while shouting Islamist slogans. Police arrived at the scene and eliminated the alleged attacker, BFMTV reported citing a police source on Friday, 16 October.

According to the channel’s interlocutor, a man was shot dead in the neighboring municipality of Val d’Ouaz.

According to Europe 1 radio station, the victim was a professor at a college in Conflant- Saint Honorin who allegedly showed caricatures of Muhammad in class. He was allegedly attacked by a man armed with a knife in response.

The incident was investigated by the anti-terrorism prosecutor’s office.