The shooting occurred near the city’s world-famous Christmas markets on Tuesday evening local time.
BREAKING: France’s interior minister says 2 dead in Strasbourg shooting, up to 8 wounded with several in critical condition.
— The Associated Press (@AP) December 11, 2018
France’s interior minister, Christophe Castaner, told reporters that several of the wounded were in critical condition, per The Associated Press.
A police operation remains underway as the gunman remains at large.
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