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Old 06-05-2013, 10:24   #1
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Crime in the Carribean

Friend said that a politico type person was shot and killed by drive by in Carocau(Dutch island) in the carribean,anyone hear about this and have info?
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Old 06-05-2013, 10:35   #2
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Re: Crime in the Carribean

Curacao, Netherlands Antilles...Caribbean...so what else is new? (Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao - ABC group of islands) Mauritz
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Friend said that a politico type person was shot and killed by drive by in Carocau(Dutch island) in the carribean,anyone hear about this and have info?

No, but targeted killings like that don't threaten other people. I worry more about crimes committed for money.
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Re: Crime in the Carribean

A prominent politician on the Dutch Caribbean island of Curacao, Helmin Wiels, has been shot dead.

Witnesses said he was killed on the beach by gunmen who sped off in a car.

Mr Wiels, 54, led the Pueblo Soberano party, which campaigns for independence from the Netherlands.

Local media say it is the first time a politician has been assassinated in Curacao.

More ➥ BBC News - Curacao politician Helmin Wiels shot dead
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A prominent politician on the Dutch Caribbean island of Curacao, Helmin Wiels, has been shot dead.

Witnesses said he was killed on the beach by gunmen who sped off in a car.

Mr Wiels, 54, led the Pueblo Soberano party, which campaigns for independence from the Netherlands.

Local media say it is the first time a politician has been assassinated in Curacao.

More ➥ BBC News - Curacao politician Helmin Wiels shot dead
Thank you sir..I have been told that "Google was my friend" ,but it let me down this time....
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