PARIS (AP) - French media are reporting that two police officers were shot Thursday on the capital's grand Champs-Elysees.
One officer is reportedly dead and the attacker was taken down, according to French TV station BFM.
The Associated Press reported that a suspect shot at police guarding a metro near the Champs-Elysees. Police are calling it a "terrorist" attack.
Many police vehicles can be seen on the avenue that passes many of the city's most iconic landmarks.
A witness identified only as Ines told BFM that she heard a shooting, saw a man's body on the ground and the area was quickly evacuated by police