Greek Orthodox priest shot twice in SE French city of Lyon


An Orthodox priest of Greeek nationality was hit twice at close range by a man with a shotgun as he closed his church in the south-east French city of Lyon on Saturday afternoon, after which local media reported that a man matching a description of the assailant was arrested several hours later.

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Police have arrested a suspect after a gunman shot and seriously injured a Greek Orthodox priest in the French city of Lyon, according to local media, reports The Guardian.