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Paraguayan anti-mafia prosecutor killed in Colombia

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Marcelo Pecci was known for his work on high-profile anti-money laundering and anti-drug cases. He was also involved in the case against Brazilian footballer Ronaldinho. A reward has been announced of about $122,000 for information that could help solve the crime. Paraguayan President Mario Abdo Benitez described a "cowardly murder"
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Paraguayan anti-mafia prosecutor killed on Colombia honeymoon

Paraguayan Marcelo Pecci was on an idyllic Colombian island beach when he was shot by two gunmen.

5 months ago·United Kingdom
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Paraguayan anti-mafia prosecutor killed in Colombia

Marcelo Pecci, a Paraguayan prosecutor known for his work in fighting organized crime, was killed on the Colombian tourism island of Baru on Tuesday, authorities from both countries said.

5 months ago·United Kingdom
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Paraguay drugs prosecutor killed on honeymoon on Colombian beach

Shooting of Marcelo Pecci in front of his wife decried by Paraguayan president as ‘cowardly murder’

5 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Talking Portrait of Murderer of Paraguayan Prosecutor in Colombia

Colombian authorities released the spoken portrait of a man suspected of fatally shooting a Paraguayan prosecutor who was spending his honeymoon in a seaside resort near Cartagena. This is the description of the alleged murderer of Marcelo Pecci, for whom they are offering more than half a million dollars in reward. It all happened in broad daylight on a beach on Baru Island where the murderer and his accomplice arrived on a jet ski to shoot Pec…

5 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Anti-Mafia prosecutor shot dead on honeymoon the day couple announced pregnancy

Paraguayan Marcelo Pecci prosecutor who had worked on high profile mafia cases was shot dead on a Colombian tourism island where he was staying with his wife on their honeymoon

5 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Paraguay organized crime prosecutor slain on Colombian beach

Paraguay’s prosecutor of organized crime and drug trafficking cases has been slain in Colombia apparently by gunmen on a jet ski as he honeymooned with his new wife

5 months ago·United States
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