The individual stormed the supermarket around 1 p.m. in Schwalmstadt-Treysa, a town of around 8,500 people northeast of Frankfurt, local police report. Authorities say the circumstances of the shooting are not yet clear.
Witnesses report that a man followed a woman inside the store, as explained by our colleagues from “BILD”. He allegedly shot him before turning the gun on himself, under the horrified eyes of the other customers.
The police affirm that there is no longer any danger for the general public: “The context of this crime is still unknown at the present time, the police are on the spot in number. There is no danger for the population. »