As many as 50 people have been wounded in a shooting at a cinema complex.An armed man stormed and then barricaded himself inside the Kinopolis cinema complex, located in the town of Viernheim in SW Germany. Reports suggest the man wore a mask and carried a gun and ammunition belt. It is also reported that he seized hostages.
A minister has confirmed that the gunman was shot dead, shortly after reports that he had been arrested. Police confirmed there was an “unclear threat situation” probably involving a weapon at a movie theatre.