France terror attack has shocked the netizens. A suspected terrorist has beheaded a teacher in broad daylight. As per the local reports, the attack was motivated by cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed. The attacker reportedly shouted, “Allahu Akbar” while carrying out the deadly attack.
France Terror Attack
The attack took place in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, a suburb, some 25 miles away from Paris. At around 5 PM local time, a man was decapitated near a school. The body was found around 5:30 PM.
According to the reports, when the police arrived, the attacker was still at the scene. He threatened the investigative officers with weapons. The unidentified attacker then fled the scene. However, police later gunned him down.
The attacker is seen as a suspected terrorist. A witness has seen him decapitating the victim in broad daylight and shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’, Daily Mail reported.
The areas where the victim and the assailant were killed have cordoned off.
The investigative officers are already probing the attack. The Interior Minister is on his way to the place of the attack as well.
France has been a target of the radical Islamic terrorists since 2015.
In November 2015, 130 people were killed in Paris. Suicide bombers also attacked Stade de France and killed 90 people. 17 people were killed in the office of Charlie Hebdo as well.
In 2016, 86 people were killed at Nice. A catholic priest was murdered in Normandy by the terrorists.
There have been numerous knife attacks on the law and enforcement officers throughout as well.