(LONDON DAILY MAIL) -- The Toulouse terrorist burst out of his flat's bathroom 'shooting insanely' with a cache of weapons at police before leaping to his death from a window.
In scenes reminiscent of a Hollywood film, the 32-hour siege at the Al Qaeda terrorist's Toulouse home ended after the vicious gunfight - injuring two officers, one who is in a serious condition.
Mohammad Merah, 23, unleashed round after round from an automatic weapon after gas cannisters were thrown into his apartment and police stormed in.
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Sustained gunfire and loud explosions could be heard echoing around the neighbourhood from around 11.30am.
As the cross-fire continued, dozens of emergency workers standing outside beside ambulances and fire engines held their ears because of the noise.