French police officers stand guard near the scene of a shooting on December 11, 2018 in Strasbourg, eastern France. Photo: AFP

Shooting at Christmas market in France kills four, wounds 11

The gunman, who is still on the run, has been identified and has a criminal record, an official said. He had been flagged as a suspected extremist and the case is being treated as a terrorism operation, but no motive has yet been released.