French police have arrested a man who took two people hostage in an office in central Paris, Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said on Tuesday.
The arrest came after a major police operation with dozens of police officers converging around the building in the 10th arrondissement (district) in the northern-central part of the French capital.
“The individual has been arrested and the hostages are out of danger,” Collomb said on Twitter.
The police said there was no indication of terrorist motives.
Earlier, local media reported that the hostage taker had asked to communicate with the Iranian…