Man killed in French mosque attack, police say

By REUTERS
March 16, 2012 21:11

 
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PARIS - One man was killed and another seriously injured on Friday when a man brandishing a baseball bat entered a mosque in the town of Arras in northern France and started beating worshipers, a police source said.

The attacker, who was identified as a 32-year-old French man of Moroccan origin, was suffering from mental health problems and was being questioned by police, the source said.

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