Gunman opens fire in German cinema - reports

An armed man has fired at least one shot after entering a cinema in Germany, media reports suggest.

Thursday, 23rd June 2016, 2:49 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 5:34 pm
Police have said there is a "threat situation".

Police said there is a "threat situation" at a cinema in the town of Viernheim in south-west Germany which probably involves a weapon.

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Police spokeswoman Christiane Kobus said she could not give further details of what was happening at the Kinopolis cinema.