At approximately 1420 local time (1220 UTC) on 23 April 2021, a man stabbed and killed a police official at a police station in Ramboillet, located approximately 45 km (30 mi) southwest of Paris. Police officers subsequently shot and killed the assailant at the scene. During the attack, the assailant reportedly shouted Islamist phrases, and authorities are investigating the event as terrorism. Authorities detained at least three other people after searching the suspect’s home. There were no other reports of injuries.