Neo-Nazi rocker France arrest

A neo-Nazi member of a cult Norwegian heavy metal band with links to mass murderer Anders Breivik has been arrested in France on suspicion of plotting a similar attack.

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Neo-Nazi with connections to Anders Breivik arrested in France

A neo-Nazi linked to Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik has been arrested in southwestern France after his wife bought four rifles, raising suspicions he could turn to violence, according to the Paris prosecutor's office.

Kristian Vikernes, who is also a convicted murderer from Norway, had in the past received a copy of a manifesto from Breivik, the office and media reports said.

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