Hostage Situation Happening In Paris After Man Kills Police
French police have surrounded a residence in Magnanville, just outside of Paris, where a family is being held hostage after the killing of a police officer. Only few details were immediately available.
The incident began at around 8:30 p.m. local time on Monday when a man approached a police officer outside his house in Magnanville and killed him. He then entered the officer's home and took his family hostage.
Magnanville is located in Yvelines, about 50 kilometers (31 miles) northwest of Paris.