Jawad Bendaoud denied knowing the identity of the men to whom he rented a small flat in Saint-Denis.
A satellite photographed Paris after last week’s exceptional snowfall, resulting in stunning views of the City of Lights from 800 km above ground.
Commuters stranded overnight angered at cancelled train services and uncleared roads.
The Seine river is predicted to peak at around six metres this weekend.
Paris authorities have closed several tunnels, parks, and the bottom floor of the Louvre Museum as the Seine River swells and the city braces for floods.