Strasbourg shooter killed

Police find, kill Islamist terrorist who murdered 3 in Christmas market shooting.

Gary Willig,

Police and rescue workers near scene of shooting in Strasbourg
Police and rescue workers near scene of shooting in Strasbourg
Reuters

The terrorist who murdered three in a shooting attack at a Christmas market shooting in Strasbourg, France was shot dead on Thursday, French police stated.

Authorities have been on the hunt Cherif Chekatt since he carried out the attack on Tuesday. According to local media, he was hiding in a warehouse in the Meinau District of Stasbourg when police found him.

Chekatt had a criminal history and embraced radical Islamism in prison. He shouted 'Alahu Ahkbar!' during the shooting.




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