Second policeman dies of wounds from Paris shooting - police source

Thu Apr 20, 2017 8:30pm GMT

PARIS, April 20 (Reuters) - A second policeman has died from wounds received when he was shot by an attacker in central Paris on Thursday evening, a police source said.

Police said a search was underway at the home east of Paris of an attacker who was shot dead after opening fire on police on the Champs-Elysees, killing one police officer immediately and wounding another.

(Reporting by John Irish; Editing By Richard Balmforth)

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