The shots were reportedly fired near the corner of Rue Bichat and Rue du Faubourg-du-Temple, which borders the 10th and 11th arrondissements.
According to reports, police have idenitifed the suspect as a lone gunman.
Bystander Nicolas Bozino wrote on Twitter that the public should avoid the Goncourt and Canal St Martin districts.
He said: "Shots fired…district is cordoned off" [...]
From The Express: