A man shot dead in a bar in the 20th arrondissement of Paris

A man was shot and killed on Wednesday May 15 at a bar in the 20th arrondissement of Paris and the perpetrator fled on a scooter, Agence France-Presse (AFP) learned from a close source folder

A man shot dead in a bar in the 20th arrondissement of Paris

A man was shot and killed on Wednesday May 15 at a bar in the 20th arrondissement of Paris and the perpetrator fled on a scooter, Agence France-Presse (AFP) learned from a close source folder. The events took place around 3:30 p.m., rue des Envierges. An “individual fired in the direction of a bar,” said a police source.

A security perimeter has been set up in this street where there are several bars and restaurants, near Belleville Park, noted an AFP journalist.

“I heard two shots, everyone went inside,” said a young cook who requested anonymity and works in a restaurant on the street. “I saw a man with a gun who shot another man, then he got on a motorcycle and drove off. » “A bullet went through one of the windows of the restaurant,” he added. According to him, the victim was hit in the “ribs”.