In the city of Valence in southeastern France, a visitor to the employment office shot at an employee of this institution, TASS reports with reference to the local TV channel.
It is reported that on the same day, this person injured an employee of a municipal office in a neighboring commune. Both women affected died.
The police managed to detain the intruder after he hit a patrol car. The motives of the 45-year-old offender are unknown. An investigation is underway.
French Prime Minister Jean Castex said on Twitter that the tragedy in Valence shocked the entire country, and expressed support for the loved ones of the victims.
Earlier it was reported about the murder in Omsk of ex-player of FC “Irtysh” Yegor Drobysh. The 21-year-old athlete and his friend were attacked by a man with a knife. After the inflicted wounds, Yegor died at the scene, and his friend was hospitalized in intensive care. The police are looking for a suspect.