Shots fired at Munich subway station during police check

2017-06-13 09:51
(AFP File)

(AFP File)

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Berlin - German police say shots have been fired at a subway station in a suburb of Munich.

Munich police spokesperson Michael Riehlein told The Associated Press that the incident occurred on Tuesday morning when police were carrying out a check at the Unterfoehring subway station.

He says during the check a weapon was fired, but could not immediately say whether it was fired by police or by a suspect.

He says he had no immediate reports of injuries, but that ambulances were being sent to the scene.

Riehlein says there is no danger to the wider public.

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