BERLIN - An armed man streaming with blood barricaded himself into a restaurant in Saarbruecken in southwest Germany on Sunday, a police official said.
The official said the man seemed to be psychologically disturbed and there were no indications that this was a terrorist-related incident.
He also said the man was not believed to be holding anyone hostage and police were trying to negotiate with him. It remained unclear how he injured himself.
Bild newspaper said that the man had run into the restaurant "Dubrovnik" in the town center and shouted that everyone should leave.