The man believed to have attacked and wounded two people with a meat cleaver is cooperating with the police and said he had targeted weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.
It coincided with the start this month of the trial of 14 alleged accomplices in the Charlie Hebdo attack. The gunmen behind that attack killed 12 people.
A judicial source said the suspect’s custody had been extended. According to French law, he faces a formal investigation at the end of the process.
A suspected accomplice of the attacker was released in the early hours today while another person close to the...