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American arrested in Venezuela on murder charges

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Venezuelan police have arrested an American on attempted murder and weapons charges.
   Venezuela's Supreme Court said Todd Michael Leininger was arrested after a raid on his house in the Western border state of Tachira.
   Police arrested Leininger after he apparently injured another man with a gun. A number of firearms were found at the house but authorities provided no other details except to say that two women were also arrested as part of the investigation.
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