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Friday, 21 April 2017 - 13:45
Paris Gunman was on police terror radar
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The gunman who shot dead a policeman in Paris yesterday has been identified from papers left in his car, but French officials are yet to release his name.

Local media say the 39-year-old lived in the city's suburbs, and had been seen as a potential Islamist radical.

The gunman also wounded two police officers before he was killed by security forces on the Champs-Elysees.

President François Hollande is to chair a security cabinet meeting, as France readies for Sunday'spresidential poll.

 

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