Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Assault at Village des Artisans (Centreville)

On Saturday, December 16, 2017 at around 11:30 a.m., two foreign nationals were stabbed by a male in the artisan markets at 763 Avenue du Colonel Parent, Villages Des Artesans, located in downtown Libreville.

The suspect was apprehended by the police and the individuals are receiving medical treatment. The motive for the assault, and the condition of the victims are unknown at this time. We advise individuals to be aware of their surroundings and observe good personal security practices.