01 May 2012

PERU: Wounded Cop Returns After 17 Day Ordeal In Jungle...Hiding From Rebels.

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     A wounded policeman...fleeing from rebels...was happily reunited with his family...after spending 17 days in the jungle in Cusco province.
     Luis Astuquilla, 22, stumbled into the village of Pastoquiato...recovering from bullet wounds in his thigh and hand...suffered in a battle with narco rebels.
     The Shining Path rebels claimed they had killed him...and another still missing cop... during a rescue effort of 36 hostage nat gas workers.