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French shooting: Gunman 'not yet arrested'

The French interior minister has denied the suspect in several recent shootings has been arrested, following reports on some French media channels.

Claude Gueant said 23-year-old Mohammed Merah, a Frenchman of Algerian origin, had yet to be detained.

Merah is suspected of killing seven people, including three children, in three separate incidents in and around Toulouse.

Christain Fraser reports from Toulouse.

  • 21 Mar 2012
  • From the section Europe
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