Police officials announced at approximately 11:10 (local time) that the active shooter situation in Lyon has ended. The suspected shooter was arrested following a police operation on Villeroy road. The security perimeter in the area has been lifted. An investigation into the shootings is ongoing. A heightened police presence and localized traffic disruptions are anticipated in the area over the coming hours.
As of about 09:00 an active shooter situation was reported on Villeroy road, near Saxe Avenue, where a shooter, locked in an apartment, was firing at people. Two people were injured.
Individuals in Lyon are advised to avoid the area and adhere to instructions issued by the local authorities.
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