Woman Barricades Herself in Bank in France, Threatens to Blow it Up

A woman has barricaded herself into an LCL bank in a southern French town and is threatening to blow everything up, local media report.
The incident occurred in Ales town in the Occitanie region of France on Thursday morning. An elite RAID unit has already been deployed to the area.
Bank employees have already been evacuated and psychologists are working with them,  Midi Libre newspaper said.
Employees from the surrounding institutions have also been evacuated.