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Gunmen attack French police

Published:Monday | March 3, 2008 | 2:42 PM

Four French police officers have been injured after gunmen reportedly opened fire on them in the southern Paris suburb on Grigny yesterday.

France\'s Interior Minister, Michele Alliot-Marie said approximately 30 people ambushed the officers, while they were responding to a vandalism call on a local bakery.

She said three of the officers were hit in the face with buckshots, while another was hit in the leg and hospitalised.

She also said efforts are under way to identify and apprehend those involved in the ambush.