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Mexican authorities say police shot, wounded German student

Mexican authorities said Monday that police shot and wounded a university student in Guerrero state, where residents have been protesting suspected police involvement in the deaths and disappearances of dozens of college students last month. Officers in the state capital, Chilpancingo, fired on on a van carrying several university students after it failed to stop at a checkpoint Sunday night, said Victor Leon Maldonado of the Guerrero state prosecutor’s office. Maldonado said police mistakenly believed the van was carrying kidnapping suspects who had killed an officer in an earlier shootout. The wounded student, a German national studying at the Monterrey Institute of Technology,...

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