A police officer runs past a crime scene where forensic technicians ...
Feb 9th, 2012
(Reuters) - A police officer runs past a crime scene where forensic technicians work near the dead bodies of two taxi drivers in Monterrey February 8, 2012. Two taxi drivers were shot dead by gunmen and one was injured in the same attack, according to local media. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril (MEXICO - Tags: CRIME LAW CIVIL UNREST) -
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