French Police Seeking A Motive: A 19 yr old man claiming to belong to Al Qaeda killed 3 people in a shooting Thursday

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NFO RTL – A 19 year old man claiming to belong to Al Qaeda killed three people in a shooting that occurred Thursday, April 25 on the highway in Istres (Bouches-du-Rhône).
Three people were killed and another injured in a shooting incident on Thursday, April 25 at Istres (Bouches-du-Rhône). The suspect fired on the street with a shotgun shortly after 14 hours. Impacts were notably found on automobiles. According to information RTL , the individual, aged 19, shot his victims at random with a shotgun. Quickly arrested by the city police, he then claimed to belong to Al-Qaeda , says a source RTL, stating that he was known to police for acts of petty crime. Trail of reckoning n ‘ is not preferred at this stage of the investigation.Prosecutors Aix-en-Provence before the Criminal Brigade of the Judicial Police.The Commissioner of Police of the Bouches-du-Rhône is expected on site.
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h/t Martin