BREAKING: Reports of shots fired at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

Police in Paris have told people to stay away from the Notre Dame as they attend a serious incident.

Tuesday, 6th June 2017, 5:01 pm
Updated Thursday, 8th June 2017, 3:28 pm
Notre Dame Cathedral. Google Street View

Many news agencies are reporting that shots may have been fired.

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According to latest reports from the scene a man tried to attack police outside with a hammer and was then shot by the police.

The cathedral is one of the most famous landmarks in Paris.