Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Toulouse killer could strike again - French prosecutor

The gunman who killed seven people in three shootings in the south of France could strike again, the prosecutor leading the investigation has said.

All the victims were shot in the head at point-blank range, Francois Molins told a news conference in Paris.

But he downplayed the significance of a camera which the gunman may have been carrying when he killed four people at a Jewish school in Toulouse on Monday.

Three soldiers of North African descent were also shot dead on 11 and 15 March.

Schools across France observed a minute's silence on Tuesday morning. Read More