ROUBAIX, France, Nov. 24 (UPI) — Gunmen have taken hostages in the northern French city of Roubaix, according to reviews.
The scenario is not associated to terrorism, the Unbiased quoted senior police officials as expressing.
Witnesses said they read gunshots in the region, which has been shut off by police, according to the BBC.
Nearby media reports recommended the incident might have been an tried robbery gone wrong.
Roubaix is positioned around the border with Belgium, which has been on substantial inform following at the very least 130 people have been killed in the course of Nov. thirteen terrorist assaults in Paris.