"There were several shots.The alleged perpetrators have fled with a vehicle".
The Bild and Mitteldeutsche Zeitung newspapers reported the shooting took place near a synagogue. It was unclear if the shooting was a deliberate attack on Yom Kippur, one of the holiest days of the year in Judaism.
Halle police wrote in a tweet:"Our forces have detained one person. We have deployed forces in and around Halle and are trying to stabilise the situation until we have all the relevant information".
According to MZ information, police units are all now being moved to Halle, as this is a "special situation".
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