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Date TimeJune 03, 2018
VoiceA 'RAMPAGING' knifeman has been shot by German police at Berlin Cathedral and the area was put on lockdown this afternoon.

A police officer was also hit by a stray bullet during the incident, which took place at around 4pm local time.
Video footage posted on social media showed armed policemen cordoning off the area around the cathedral.
Two ambulances were parked at its entrance, a popular tourist attraction in the German capital.
Berlin Police tweeted the man had been “rampaging” inside the cathedral and was shot in the legs.
The incident broke out this afternoon when a member of cathedral staff saw the man, thought to be 53, brandishing a knife.
Police said this afternoon: “An employee of Berlin Cathedral called police because he saw a man with a knife.
“At the time there were about 100 people there.
“When the first patrol in the cathedral found the rioter, a shot was fired by one of our colleagues.
Berlin Cathedral ON LOCKDOWN - rampaging knifeman shot by armed police in city centre
“Both the rioter and a colleague were injured and are being treated in hospital.”
Police said the incident was not currently being treated as terror-related.
One shocked tourist said he heard what sounded like three gunshots as he walked through the cathedral.
The magnificent baroque cathedral on Museum Island is often packed with tourists on Sundays.

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