France says suspect behind factory beheading has committed suicide

Yassin Salhi

In this June 28, 2015 file photo, the suspect in the beheading of a businessman, Yassin Salhi, a towel over his head to mask his face, is led by police officers as they leave his home in Saint-Priest, outside the city of Lyon, central France.

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