Breaking: Police Hunt Gunman Who Killed 4, Critically Wounded 11 At French Christmas Market

Attack being treated as act of terrorism, according to French media

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French police are currently searching for a lone gunman who reportedly opened fire on a Christmas market in the city of Strasburg on Tuesday, killing 4 and critically wounding 11.

Authorities believe the attack to be a terrorist act, according to The Telegraph.

Police reportedly know the identity of the shooter and believe him to be a 29 year-old male who may be radicalized, according to The Daily Mail.

“Serious public security event under way in Strasbourg. Residents are asked to stay at home,” the French interior ministry tweeted.

Currently, The Drudge Report has a “flashback” article from November showing ISIS threatening to terrorize European Christmas Markets.

More on this as it develops…