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New Photos Show Inside of Paris Kosher Shop During Deadly Siege

Ahmed Coulibaly laid siege to a kosher grocery store in Paris last week in a bloody assault that left him and four hostages dead.
Image: Inside Paris market hostage scene
This image shows Amedy Coulibaly, who seized a Kosher grocery store in Paris on Jan. 9, 2015, two days after two of his associates killed 12 people at satirical magazine, Charlie Hebdo, and a policeman on the street. Coulibaly fatally shot four people before police stormed in and killed him.Polaris

New harrowing photos surfaced Wednesday from last week's siege of a Paris kosher grocery store that left four hostages and their killer dead.

The gunman, Ahmed Coulibaly, can be seen in one of the images caught by security cameras, wearing a backpack and camouflage, and facing an older man standing up against a door. Another shows a partial view of a person on the floor and goods strewn about. A third picture reveals abandoned strollers.

Authorities believe Coulibaly was linked to two brothers, Said and Cherif Kouachi, who killed 12 people at satirical magazine, Charlie Hebdo, and a policeman on the street. Coulibaly was killed by police when they stormed the shop, but officials have said at least one of his accomplices may have escaped.

A Malian man working in the store hid 15 customers in a basement during the standoff, saving their lives.

— Miranda Leitsinger
A Malian man working at the kosher grocery store hid some 15 people in a freezer in the basement during the standoff. France's government has stepped up security at Jewish sites and schools in wake of the attack, but that has not allayed the fears for many in France.Polaris
Shoppers feared for their lives as Amedy Coulibaly took control of the kosher grocery store. After police killed him, video emerged purporting to show Coulibaly pledging allegiance to ISIS and defending the attacks on the satirical newspaper and the Jewish store.Polaris