Paris,July 13: A group of assailants broke into the Primark store in the Paris suburb of Villeneuve-la-Garenne.
Police said, 18 people have been safely evacuated after an armed robbery attempt on a suburban clothing store. The gunmen are still at large.
A group of assailants broke into the Primark discount clothing store in the town of Villeneuve-la-Garenne early Monday and several employees were trapped inside, police said.
Police surrounded the shopping centre and cordoned off the neighbourhood, adjacent to the Seine River about 10 km north of central Paris.
The official, who was not authorised to be publicly named, said police are hunting the attackers in the area.