Graphic warning: The moment police shoot dead gunman who killed cop on the Champs-Elysees



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Video has emerged of the moment police shot dead a gunman responsible for a fatal terror attack on police on the Champs-Elysees in Paris.

Footage has emerged of the officers approaching the man responsible for the shooting.
Source: Associated Press

The footage shows the officers approaching the 39-year-old man responsible for killing one police officer and injuring two others.

The shooting on the famed shopping boulevard popular with tourists was the sixth terror attack in the French capital in three years.

It came three days before the first round of balloting in France's tense presidential election and police are still hunting for a possible accomplice.

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A the assailant was also reportedly shot dead during the incident today.
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