The man, believed to be in his early 40s, shouted ‘á la Hakbar’ before launching an attack on three officers who, after a brief scuffle, were able to take control of the situation – according to French news site La Depeche.
Before police intervened four members of the public were also attacked, according to reports.
One man told local media: “We were chatting and he jumped on us. He first caught my son and then beat my daughter. We ran.” Read more