MILAN — Anis Amari who is believed to be the Berlin Christmas market attack suspect has been killed.
Italian state police confirmed early this morning a shootout took place in Sesto San Giovanni near Milan where Amari was shot dead.
Officials approached the suspect and asked him for papers when he pulled a gun and started firing shots.
Police returned fire, killing Amari.
One police officer was injured in the shootout and is currently being treated at an area hospital.
This is a developing story.