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Peru police seize over 2,000 pounds of explosives

Peruvian Police siezed more than 2,000 pounds of explosives in two different operations yesterday. According to daily La República, authorities in La Libertad Department found 1,771 pounds of ammonium nitrate, 3,800 dynamite sticks and 5,000 meters of slow match fuse in the possession of a 52-year-old suspect. Police tests say […]

by · December 10, 2007 · Comments are Disabled · Crime, Insurgency, Mining

Vigilante mob sets two men on fire in remote Peru jungle town

Residents in a mining town deep in Peru’s jungle set two men on fire for allegedly attacking three people yesterday. According to daily El Comercio, residents in Bajo Punkiri-Delta Uno-Boca Colorado, in Madre de Dios department, tied the two men to a tree trunk, sprayed them with gasoline and lit […]

by · December 10, 2007 · Comments are Disabled · Crime, Law & Justice