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Algerian Student, Others Arrested In Lyon Blast Investigation


French police have arrested a 24-year-old Algerian computer student suspected of planting a bomb in Lyon last week. Authorities said Monday the blast wounded 13 people, in what is being treated as a terrorism investigation. Three other people were also arrested in connection with the case. A man was spotted by security cameras leaving the explosive device in front of a bakery's doorway. It was loaded with screws and metal balls packed into a paper bag.

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