- The incident happened in the Opera district in central Paris
- The attacker who has been killed by police wounded 5 people with knife
- Police said the attacker’s motives were still unknown
A knifeman shouting Allahu akbar was shot dead by police in central Paris late Saturday after he killed one person and injured four, prompting a terror probe.
The attack took place near the city’s main opera house in an area full of bars, restaurants and theatres which were brimming on a weekend night.
The man attacked five people with a knife, one of whom died, police said. Two were in serious condition and all the victims are in hospital.