An arrest after report of armed man on station French city of Nimes
The police this evening in great haste to the station of Nîmes evacuated for a short time closed, after someone alarm had been beaten because there is one or more armed people walked around. Soon, there was no reason for concern.
The prefect of the department of Gard let Twitter know that there is no shooting. That was originally reported. He advised people to from near the station to stay until the investigation was completed and the signal is safe would be given. That happened not much later.
The regional newspaper Midi Libre said on the site that a person has been arrested and the search was for a second. It is suspected that it is a namaakwapen.
Fin de la levée de doute : retour à la normal imminent à la gare de Nîmes
Time of placing
20:40 – 19 August 2017
In the French city was the security, Saturday extra, because the Tour of Spain started with a team time trial.