French Interior Minister Gérald Darmanin announced that “the attacker was neutralized by a colleague of the injured officer”. According to information published by Le Figaro, the attack occurred at 06:35, when an individual opened the door of the police car and stabbed the officer, who was saved thanks to the bulletproof vest.
The man went around the vehicle to hit his colleague who responded by shooting and seriously injured him. The assailant, whose personal details are unknown, named Allah during the attack. According to the information available, the terrorist trail is being evaluated.