Unknown man attacked a police officer with a knife in Rambouillet, France

A police officer was attacked with a knife in the French city of Rambouillet. According to RTL, the incident took place right in the police station.

Around 2:30 p.m. Paris time (3:20 p.m. Moscow time), an armed criminal entered the police station and apparently attacked and disarmed the first policeman he encountered. Other police officers inside the building opened fire on the intruder and seriously wounded him.

The injured law enforcement officer and the offender were hospitalized in serious condition. It later became known that they died of their wounds. The motives of the attacker remain unknown.