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A  newspaper  reporter  was gunned down dead , who was working  in the violent state of Veracruz

 

VERACRUZ, Mexico (AP) — A Mexican newspaper says a gunman killed its police beat reporter outside his home in southern Oaxaca state.

The newspaper Buen Tono published a story Tuesday on its website saying reporter Octavio Rojas was shot to death in the town of Cosolapa, where he lived.

Relatives told the newspaper Rojas was shot by a man who entered his home asking to see a car the 35-year-old reporter was selling.

The newspaper is based in the city of Cordoba in Veracruz state. It says Rojas covered police stories and the area along the Veracruz-Oaxaca state line. Rojas was also the spokesman for Cosolapa’s city council

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