June 13, 2017 14:47 IST

Shooting at Munich subway station, one injured

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At least one person was injured in a shooting at a subway station in Munich on Tuesday, German police said. The shooting occurred during a police check at the Unterfoehring subway station, police spokesman Michael Riehlein said.
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He said a weapon was fired during the check but could not immediately say whether it was fired by police or by a suspect, KRMG radio station reported.
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Police later tweeted that at least one person was injured.
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Munich's Merkur newspaper reported that witnesses said the suspect took a police officer's pistol and then shot her, and also injured others at the scene.
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Riehlein said the area had been secured and that there was no danger to the wider public.