BREAKING: Hostage Situation In Paris Church – Shots Fired

There is an ongoing security operation in central Paris.parisThere are reports of shooting and hostage situation.

Police have cordoned off a part of the district of St. Denis in Paris, while armed officers are surrounding what appears to be a church in the French capital in a “security operation.”

Witnesses are reporting both the shots and the hostages.  People have been warned to stay away.