Person taken hostage near where police are searching for men behind Paris attack

January 9, 2015 10:56

The two main suspects in the Charlie Hebdo killings were sighted on Friday in the northern French town of Dammartin-en-Goele where at least one person had been taken hostage, a police source said.

Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve separately confirmed a police operation was underway in the town, some 40 km (25 miles) from the site of where police had been hunting the two suspects on Thursday.

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