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Papua New Guinea

26 October 2010

ABC News (Australia)

A 15-year-old boy is dead after being shot several times by a policeman while in custody in Papua New Guinea. The teenager was arrested last Friday after the armed robbery of a store in Popondetta. Local reports say the arresting officer was drinking with the store's owner yesterday when he armed himself with a rifle and went to the police station. Reports say he then got into the cell where the 15-year-old was being detained and shot him several times at close... (

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