The essentials That Thursday evening, early in the evening, the police and the robbery intervened in a residential area of Tournefeuille. After a gun was fired, a 90-year-old man fled to his home with his wife. In the middle of the night, the person was subjected to no injuries.
Stormy night in Tournefeuille. At the beginning of the evening, around 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 1st, a man fired a gun and then escaped to his home with his wife at his company. Immediately alerted, the police were sent to the scene.
During the evening, members of the national elite police unit, the Razzia, were called in as reinforcements. A negotiator was part of this crew. The events took place in an apartment at the end of a cul-de-sac in a residential area of this city in the western suburbs of Toulouse.
During the intervention, residents waited on the sidewalk to return to their homes. In fact, during the intervention, the road was completely blocked by the police and all access was forbidden.
Several fire engines arrived at around 10:30 p.m. The situation was not lifted until around 11 p.m. A raid team entered the house. The person was subjugated, allegedly a 90 year old man. There are no losses. Shortly before midnight, the police and the robbery left the scene of the incident. A fire engine remained parked in front of the house.
Family members who were present during the intervention were able to reach the house. Impossible at the moment to know the reasons that led this man to shoot and then take refuge in his house.