2 attackers killed after hostage situation in France

Police say two men armed with knives took a priest, two nuns and others hostage in a church. Now we know police killed two attackers at Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray. The Associated Press reports one attacker killed a hostage by slitting the person’s throat. After that, police shot and killed two attackers at the church.

Police appealed on social media for people in the area not to take pictures at the scene or disturb the work of officers there.

The town is located near Rouen in Normandy.

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