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Alleged ‘Rastrojos’ Throw Grenade, Kill Two

COLOMBIA / 1 NOV 2010 BY INSIGHT CRIME EN

Suspected members of the Rastrojos criminal gang threw a grenade at a small store in Tumaco, a city along the Pacific Coast known for being a depot and launching pad for illegal narcotics, killing a policeman and a civilian, El Tiempo is reporting. Thirteen others were injured. Authorities said it may be a reprisal for the arrest of six members of the Colombian Navy in mid-October who were allegedly working with gang.

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