Media reports have two wounded with firearms. Now law enforcement officers are negotiating with the attacker.
In Dormont near Paris, France, an armed man took hostages. It was reported by BFM TV on Thursday, December 17th.
An attacker keeps people in the company building. According to preliminary information, the captor is the head of the company, and his wife is among the hostages.
The incident took place in the evening. Several sources familiar with the situation say two people were shot and wounded. At the time of the hostage-taking, several other people were in the building.
Now the police are already working at the scene, negotiating with the attacker. The prosecutor's office announced the initiation of a case, but under which article it is not specified.
At the same time, videos from the scene were disseminated on social networks.
????????????FLASH INFO - Une prise dвЂ™otages serait en cours dans les locaux dвЂ™une entreprise situГ©e Г Domont, dans le Val-dвЂ™Oise. Un homme armГ© retiendrait une femme avec qui il est en instance de divorce. Le GIGN est sur place (Actu17). pic.twitter.com/4VD03soY3o— Point PRESSE (@presse_point) December 17, 2020