November 18 – Several explosions were heard as SWAT teams launched a raid on Saint Denis, France. Follow this live Paris update report for more information.
Several explosions were heard in the scene of the raid, reported Irish Independent. Heavy shootings were heard by the residents in the early morning operation launched by the authorities.
According to initial reports, three suspects were in the apartment being raided. Abdelhamid Abaaoud, one of the suspects in the Paris attacks, is said to be inside the apartment.
Guns were being pointed to innocent passers-by as authorities looked for the two suspects in the Paris attacks that killed 129 people and injured others.
Three suspects were killed in the operation, reported LCI TV. So far, the transport services in Saint Denis have been suspended.
According to Paul Ronzheimer, a source in the Saint Denis area, a woman detonated a bomb inside the apartment. This is yet to be verified.
So far, 3 are reported dead.
More updates in the coming hours so stay tuned.