New shots fired near Paris Champs-Eysees avenue - police source

PARIS - New shots where fired near Paris' Champs Elysées avenue, more than an hour after a police officer was killed on the avenue earlier, a police source told Reuters on Thursday.


The counter-terrorism office has opened an investigation into the shooting, the prosecutor's office said. One of the gunmen was killed and a police source said that the attacker was known to security seervices.