Eight People Killed in Shootings Near Frankfurt

BERLIN—Gunmen killed eight individuals Wednesday night in shootings in central Germany that have remaining police guessing about the motive and the number of shooters, who remain at significant, police mentioned early Thursday.

The attacks took spot about 10 p.m. local time when the gunmen opened fireplace on patrons of a hookah lounge in downtown Hanau, near Frankfurt, and then fled in a dim automobile, police mentioned. They afterwards resumed capturing in an additional portion of city.