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Man killed in baseball bat attack in French mosque

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Man killed in baseball bat attack in French mosque

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A man has been beaten to death and another seriously hurt after being attacked in a mosque in Arras in northern France.

Police claim the suspect was a French-Moroccan man who entered the building and started hitting worshippers with a baseball bat.

The alleged assailant, who was captured, is said also to have been a member of the mosque and to have spent several periods in a psychiatric hospital.