Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam wounded and holed up in Brussels shootout - DH | Reuters

BRUSSELS The most wanted fugitive from November's Paris attacks is wounded and holed up in a Brussels shootout, Belgian newspaper DH reported on Friday.

A police spokeswoman said an operation was ongoing and could not give further details.

Belgian federal prosecutors on Friday confirmed that they found Salah Abdeslam's fingerprints, a prime suspect following the Nov. 13 Paris attacks, in a Brussels raid on Tuesday.

(Reporting by Julia Fioretti, editing by Barbara Lewis)

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Published Date: Mar 18, 2016 10:40 pm | Updated Date: Mar 18, 2016 10:40 pm


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