Jawad Bendaoud Paris attacks, gets four year jail sentence.
A person who rented a flat to a number of Islamist militant gunmen concerned within the November 2015 Paris assaults was sentenced to 4 years in jail by a French court docket on Friday, on expenses of serving to them escape arrest or detection.
The attackers, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, Chakib Akrouh and Hasna Ait Boulahcen, hid in Jawad Bendaoud’s flat on the outskirts of Paris after they and a bunch of different gunmen and suicide bombers killed 130 folks on Nov. 13, 2015.
Bendaoud had beforehand been cleared by one other court docket in Paris in February of final yr. It had argued there was not sufficient proof he had knowingly helped the attackers by renting them a flat.
Paris prosecutors instantly appealed, nonetheless.
The one surviving man suspected of being concerned within the assaults on Paris cafes and eating places and the Stade de France stadium, Salah Abdeslam, is in a French jail awaiting a trial that will not begin till late 2020.
He was sentenced to 20 years in jail by a Belgian court docket final April for making an attempt to kill police throughout a shootout in Brussels in 2016, after fleeing Paris on the evening of the 2015 assaults. He was ultimately arrested in Belgium.