21 Mar 2009

Air gun fired at women outside school

9:14 am on 21 March 2009

An air gun has been fired at mothers waiting for their children outside a school in Lyon in France.

Police said five women were lightly wounded and there was panic in the neighbourhood.

No children were hurt. The shots were apparently fired from a building opposite the school on Friday.

France Info radio reports a youth, 17, has been arrested.