BREAKING: Reports of shots fired at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

Notre Dame Cathedral. Google Street View
Notre Dame Cathedral. Google Street View
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Police in Paris have told people to stay away from the Notre Dame as they attend a serious incident.

Many news agencies are reporting that shots may have been fired.

According to latest reports from the scene a man tried to attack police outside with a hammer and was then shot by the police.

The cathedral is one of the most famous landmarks in Paris.

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