One dead in shooting near Paris hospital

One dead in shooting near Paris hospital
Police officers leave the scene after a shooting in Paris (Christophe Ena/AP)

Police in Paris are hunting for a gunman who opened fire near a hospital in the wealthy 16th district of the French capital, killing one person and injuring another.

Paris police said the gunman fired several shots before fleeing on a two-wheeled vehicle.

A woman talks to police officers after a shooting in Paris (Christophe Ena/AP)

Police had no other immediate details.

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