French Police Arrest Suspect in Car Attack on Soldiers in Paris Suburb

Counterterrorism authorities have opened an investigation after the incident in the Paris suburb of Levallois-Perret.

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A French official says police have arrested the chief suspect in a car attack on soldiers, and the man was wounded in a gunfight during his capture. The judicial official said the man was the driver of a BMW that rammed into a group of soldiers Wednesday in the Paris suburb of Levallois-Perret. Six soldiers were injured in the attack. The official provided no other information about the suspect or his condition. Two police officials…

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