Man shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ attacked with a hammer 2 people in France — reports

Two people been attack with a hammer by a man shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ on Friday in France, reports.

A man attacked two women by the hammer near Place de Beaune. Witnesses heard the individual, dressed in black, shouting “Allah Akbar,” according to a source close to the investigation.

The man, who fled, was not found in the early afternoon by the mobilized national police, police and gendarmerie forces. A helicopter was flying over the city to try to spot the fugitive.

The two victims are two women, one was slightly wounded in the back of the head and placed in the hospital. She was given four stitches, according to a statement from the prefecture. The two victims have already come out of the hospital to give their testimony to the police.