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Football player shot and killed!

International football player Amilcar Henriquez has been shot and killed in the country’s Colon province said the police press chief Didacio Camargo.

He said that the 33-year-old midfielder was leaving his home when a gunman shot him several times. Two  more people were wounded. Henriquez was taken to a nearby public hospital, where he died.

President Juan Carlos Varela condemned the killing on his Twitter account and asked the police to find the people responsible for this.

Henriquez was a member of Panama’s national team which is participating in qualifying rounds for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.He played in the last 20 minutes of a recent game in Panama with the United States that ended as a 1-1 draw.

Source:Deccan Chronicle