Three gendarmes have been killed and one wounded in a firefight with a suspect whereas responding to a home violence name within the French countryside.
The lethal capturing occurred early on Wednesday in a village within the nation’s south central Puy-de-Dome area, French media reported, citing the prosecutor’s workplace. The gendarmes arrived on the scene to rescue a girl who was hiding from her husband on the roof of a home.
A person opened fireplace on the officers after they have been approaching the constructing. One gendarme died on the spot, whereas one other was hospitalized with a gunshot wound to the thigh.
When reinforcements arrived, the suspect set the home on fireplace and killed two extra gendarmes within the ensuing gunfight.
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