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2 die in subway station shooting

September 19, 2009|Times Wire Reports

A man opened fire inside a Mexico City subway station during rush hour, killing a passenger and a police officer before he was subdued. Five others were wounded.

Luis Felipe Hernandez Castillo, 38, was writing on the station walls with a black marker when a police officer confronted him, officials said. He fatally shot the officer and a civilian who tried to stop him. He ran to a subway car and continued shooting until police captured him.

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