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Another organized crime officer killed in Mexico

May 9, 2008 |  8:30 am

Mexico_killing_5 This has been a bad week for Mexico's police. Edgar Millan Gomez, the national coordinator of Mexico's battle against organized crime, was shot dead Thursday in the country's capital.

The assassin was hiding in his home, and according to this story by Héctor Tobar, Gomez is the third policeman to be killed this week. Read more here.

-- Deborah Bonello in Mexico City