Off-duty police officer stabbed in Paris, interior minister says

An off-duty police officer was stabbed and seriously wounded in Paris on Sunday, French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said. Darmanin said in a Twitter post that an investigation had been opened and everything was being done to find the perpetrator.


Reuters | Updated: 29-11-2021 01:40 IST | Created: 29-11-2021 01:40 IST
Off-duty police officer stabbed in Paris, interior minister says

An off-duty police officer was stabbed and seriously wounded in Paris on Sunday, French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said.

Darmanin said in a Twitter post that an investigation had been opened and everything was being done to find the perpetrator. He did not give a motive for the stabbing. Quoting a police source, BFM TV said the police officer was stabbed after an altercation with four or five people in a shopping mall.

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