French police have shot dead a person after a stabbing attack in the Paris suburbs.
According to French media, a man was decapitated in the Conflans St Honorine area.
The country’s anti-terror prosecutor has called the incident a stabbing but Reuters news agency has reported a police source saying the victim was decapitated.
The interior minister is understood to be travelling to the area.
A spokesman for French police has said the victim was a teacher at a nearby school.
Le Parisien newspaper has reported that the victim was “horribly mutilated”.
It also said the attacker was the parent of a student – but this has not been confirmed by police.
Source : Sky News