Three people harmed after gunman opens fire on Paris-bound train

Three people harmed after gunman opens fire on Paris-bound train

A heavily armed gunman has opened fire on a train in northern France, harmed three people, before being defeat by two passengers from the US.

 

The incident happened on the high-speed Thalys service near Arras, and the attacker was arrested at Arras station.

Three people harmed after gunman opens fire on Paris-bound train

The two American were admiration of by the interior minister as was another passenger.

The weapons of the gunman were said to include a Kalashnikov, a knife, an automatic pistol and cartridges.

The man arrested was identified as a 26-year-old Moroccan.

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