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French prison officers killed in ambush named as hunt for gunmen continues

French prison officers killed in ambush named as hunt for gunmen continues



Fabrice Moello, 52, and Arnaud Garcia, 34, died in brazen attack on prison convoy during which a dangerous inmate escapedEurope live – latest updatesTwo French prison officers who were shot dead in an ambush that freed a convict linked to gangland drug killings have been named, as police continued a massive manhunt for the missing fugitive.Fabrice Moello, 52, and Arnaud Garcia, 34, were killed, and three others seriously wounded, in the brazen attack on a prison convoy on Tuesday during which the inmate escaped. They were the first French prison officers to be killed in the line of duty since 1992. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/article/2024/may/15/france-prison-protests-search-continues-for-gunmen-who-killed-officers

Author : Angelique Chrisafis in Paris

Publish date : 2024-05-15 13:03:16

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