Father and son have throats slit in broad daylight in Paris

A father and son were stabbed and had their throats slit in the Paris neighborhood of Rue de Montreuil. Both victims died while paramedics tried to save them. The attack took place in a busy area and happened in broad daylight at 11:00 AM.

Police arrested a male relative, wearing a white djellaba, at the crime scene. The authorities have not made any public comments. However, witnesses say the perp shouted “Allahu Akbar” and made comments about Islam during the attack. After the attack, the perp got down on the ground and began praying.

Note: A djellaba is a loose-fittingĀ robe popular in North Africa.