French police arrest hostage taker

Reuters News
Posted: Jun 20, 2012 5:39 AM
TOULOUSE, France (Reuters) - French police have arrested a man who took hostages in a bank in the southwestern French city of Toulouse on Wednesday, two police sources said.The man, who had claimed to be a member of al Qaeda, was arrested after police launched an assault in which he was injured.(Reporting Gerard Bon and John Irish; Editing by Brian Love)