Brussels shooting: Gunman opens fire at restaurant with Kalashnikov
According to media reports, a man fired three shots into a window of a restaurant in central Brussels before quickly fleeing the scene.
A witness reported that the man had a Kalashnikov assault rifle. No one was reportedly injured in the incident. The shooter was targeting La Parisienne restaurant on Avenue Louise.
According to a spokesperson for the prosecutor’s office, Ine Van Wymersch, it was not believed to be a terrorist attack. The motive of the attack is unclear.
“A witness saw a man shoot with a Kalashnikov-style weapon in the direction of the window of a restaurant on Avenue Louise”, Ine Van Wymersch said.