Versailles A man opened up firing outside a supermarket store in west of Paris on Monday, seriously injuring 2 people in the shooting.
The shooter who was a man in his 70s, holed up in his apartment after the shooting at a Super U store in the town of Le Port-Marly, the official said.
Police surrounded the home of the attacker, where he holed up after shooting a 57-year-old woman and a 73-year-old man. According to the police official the shooting was a result of some private dispute and nothing related to terrorism.
The shooter was already known to police for common law offences.
France remains on high alert after recent extremist attacks. Further details are awaited.