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Breaking News: Shooting at German Movie Theater

Kinopolis Theater in Germany, site of shooting on June 23, 2016 (Photo: flickr/alles-banane)

In breaking news, Haaretz reports that police have killed a gunman who opened fire in a movie theater near Frankfurt, Germany:

A masked man with a gun and ammunition belt opened fire in a cinema complex in the small western German town of Viernheim, near Frankfurt on Thursday. 

Bild daily and the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung reported that the suspected shooter has been shot dead by elite police forces after barricading himself inside.

Police said they believe that no one else was injured in the incident, despite earlier reports that said more than 20 people were injured.

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