"Police intervened, he came out firing on the police officers, wounding several, before he was killed", Dulieu said.
The perpetrator - named as 31-year-old Belgian national Benjamin H. - was serving a jail term for theft, violence, drug abuse and insubordination to police, the spokesperson for the Belgian Federal Prosecutor's Office, Eric Van Der Sypt, said Wednesday. He then shot the driver of a vehicle and dropped dead when the police shot him at the point.
Michel said: "Different services considered that, based on the elements they had, there was no reason to give him such a qualification".
Police are investigating how a gunman on their watchlist for contacts with Islamic extremists launched the attack, while the probe also centres on whether the attacker acted alone.
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The city was also the scene of a shooting in 2011, when a gunman killed four people and wounded more than 100 before turning the gun on himself. The Liege Police has uploaded the photos of the two police officers on its official Facebook page.
A gunman killed two female police officers and a man in a parked auto in the eastern Belgian city of Liege, before he was shot dead by police.
Two other officers received injuries to their arms before the attacker was shot dead, prosecutors said.
Herman was killed in a shootout with police on Tuesday after stabbing two female police officers, stealing their handguns and shooting them.
Liege police Chief Christian Beaupere said "the goal of the attacker was to target the police". "He used the weapons on the officers, who died", Dulieu told reporters.
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Former Prime Minister Najib Razak was ousted in an election on May 9 that ended his party's six-decade rule amid allegations of corruption and discontent over rising living costs.
- He then travelled on foot before opening fire on a 22-year-old man in the passenger seat of a parked auto, killing him. "His objective was not to kill in a school but to harm the police, the institutions and the state of Belgium".
The official spoke on condition of anonymity because he wasn't authorized to speak publicly about an ongoing investigation. "He wasn't part of a network, he did not receive instructions from anyone else, so there is no need to raise the terror threat alert level", Jambon said, adding that investigators have no precise information that any other attacks might have been likely.
When asked about the report that the attack was terror-related, Firket said: "I know nothing formal about that".
Belgium remains on high alert after a string of attacks, including twin suicide bombings in Brussels in 2016 claimed by the Islamic State group. He later met with Liege city officials.
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