Horror in France: Police woman stabbed in throat at police station in Toulouse

Tuesday, August 30, 2016
By Paul Martin

A FEMALE police officer has been stabbed in the throat at a police station in the French city of Toulouse.

By LEDA REYNOLDS AND ZOIE O’BRIEN
Express.co.uk
Tue, Aug 30, 2016

The woman, who has not been named, was attacked at lunchtime on Tuesday in the Rempart Saint-Etienne area.

A man, reported to be of Algerian origin, tried to grab the officer’s gun and it is understood that when he failed, he pulled out a knife, repeatedly stabbing her in the throat.

The woman is in a serious condition and the area around the polcie station is in lockdown.

French media are reporting a 31-year-old man has been arrested.

It is claimed the man entered the station under the pretence of making a complaint.

The motive behind the attack is unclear.

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