Four Hostages Dead in Paris Supermarket Crisis: Police Officials

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Four Hostages Dead in Paris Supermarket Crisis: Police Officials

Police officers guide a hostage out of the kosher supermarket in eastern Paris after the police operation killed the gunman. (AP)

Paris:  Police officials say at least five people were killed, including the hostage-taker at a kosher grocery in Paris. (Track Live Updates)

Security forces stormed the grocery minutes after their counterparts assaulted the building outside Paris where two brothers suspected in the Charlie Hebdo killings had holed up.

Police sources speaking to the news agency Reuters have confirmed that both suspected Charlie Hebdo attackers and the kosher supermarket hostage-taker have been killed in police operations.

The gunman who took several hostages at the supermarket in Eastern Paris been identified as Amedy Coulibaly.



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