Paris police: Man slits throat of his father and brother

By The Associated Press | Posted - Mar. 17, 2017 at 5:43 a.m.

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PARIS (AP) — French police officials say a man has been arrested in Paris after fatally slitting the throats of his father and brother.

Johanna Primevert, chief spokeswoman for the Paris police department, said she believed the Friday morning killings were part of a family dispute.

Primevert said the suspect was taken into custody following the incident in the 11th district of the French capital.

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