Peru: Four gold prospectors killed during robbery

LIMA, Peru – Four gold prospectors were fatally shot and six others were injured in the mining town La Rinconada by unknown gunmen who are suspected of stealing their gold, according to media reports.

The police are trying to identify as many as 13 gunmen, according to media reports.

[Elcomercio.pe (Peru), 24/10/2010; Losandes.com.pe (Peru), 26/10/2010]

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