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BREAKING: Gunman opens fire in cinema complex in Germany

BREAKING: Gunman opens fire in cinema complex in Germany
BREAKING: Gunman opens fire in cinema complex in Germany
BREAKING: Gunman opens fire in cinema complex in Germany
BREAKING: Gunman opens fire in cinema complex in Germany

A shooting and possible hostage situation is unfolding in a cinema in the German town of Viernheim near Frankfurt.

German newspaper Bild is reporting a man entered the Kinepolis Cinemaplex before firing his weapon.

The paper is reporting there are at least 25 injured.

Reports indicate that the armed man fired at least one shot after entering the cinema.

Police said there is a "threat situation" at a cinema in the town.

Police spokeswoman Christiane Kobus said she could not give further details of what was happening at the Kinopolis cinema

More to follow.