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Police identify Paris gunman, but many mysteries remain

French authorities have identified 48-year-old Abdelhakim Dekhar as the gunman behind Paris-area shootings this week, after arresting him in a car park near the capital. They say the DNA of Dekhar - who was an accomplice in 1990s-era shootings - matched samples taken at scenes of these latest attacks that have shaken and mystified France. They know his name and at least some of his history. But for French authorities, many questions still surround Abdelhakim Dekhar, the man they believe...

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