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Police shoot dead gunman who opened fire at German cinema complex

German special police at the scene of the shooting. The gunman was wearing a mask and carrying a gun and a munition belt.


A GUNMAN opened fire in a cinema complex in the small western German town of Viernheim, near Frankfurt, on Thursday, German media reported.

Police shot the man dead after elite forces stormed the complex, the Mannheimer Morgen newspaper reported, citing the interior minister