3 killed in shooting at Kurdish center in Paris

The scene in Paris following a shooting at a Kurdish cultural center.
(Image credit: AP Photo/Lewis Joly)

Three were killed and at least three others injured in a shooting at Kurdish cultural center in Paris on Friday, The Associated Press reports.

The 69-year-old suspect, who was wounded in the face and has been arrested, was recently released from jail "after attacking migrants living in tents," AP writes, per the Paris prosecutor's office. It appears a specific motive for the shooting has yet to be established, though investigators are considering race as a factor. The office has also opened an investigation "into murder, attempted murder, assault, and violation of France's firearm laws," summarizes The New York Times.

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