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Media captionA police cordon has been arrange in Hanau after the capturing
Eight persons are useless following two shootings at shisha bars within the western German metropolis of Hanau.
At the least 5 folks had been injured after gunmen opened fireplace at about 22:00 native time (21:00 GMT), police instructed the BBC.
Police added that they’re trying to find the suspects, who fled the scene and are presently at giant.
The primary capturing was at a bar within the metropolis centre, whereas the second was in Hanau’s Kesselstadt neighbourhood, in keeping with native stories.
Cops and helicopters are patrolling each areas.
An unknown variety of gunmen killed three folks on the first shisha bar, earlier than driving to the second and capturing useless one other 5 victims, regional broadcaster Hessenschau stories.
The motive for the assault is unclear, a police assertion stated.
Hanau, within the state of Hessen, is about 25km (15 miles) east of Frankfurt.