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More Than 130 Guns Go Missing, Paraguay Police Say; Toy Replicas Left Behind

A cache of automatic rifles that were kept at a police station were found to have been replaced by replicas made of plastic and wood.

Officials in Paraguay are investigating the apparent theft of dozens of weapons, after a cache of automatic rifles that were kept at a police station were found to have disappeared – replaced by replicas made

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