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As police arrive, Peru’s ex-president commits suicide

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Ex-president of Peru Alan García committed suicide on Wednesday, 17 April, when police arrived to arrest him for corruption. As reported by British broadcaster BBC, when the police arrived, García asked for permission to call his lawyer. He entered his office and locked the door. Shortly after, a shot was heard from inside the room. When the police rushed into the room, they saw García with a shot wound on…