8 people evacuated after Paris mall siege

2015-07-13 11:24

Paris - French special forces evacuated 18 people from a shopping mall north of Paris after armed men entered the building and took hostages, AFP reported on Monday citing police sources.

Reports said that two or three armed men entered a Primark branch in Villeneuve-la-Garenne early on Monday.

Speaking to local media, police sources said the hostage situation may be part of an armed robbery.

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