Fugitive gunman caught after woodland shoot-out in Dordogne

An armed former soldier who went on the run in woodland in south-west France at the weekend after an incident at his ex-partner's home, when he also fired at police, was reported to have been seriously wounded in a shoot-out with gendarmerie officers during his arrest on Monday.  

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An armed ex-soldier on the run in south-west France has been shot by police after a 24-hour manhunt, reports BBC News.