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Arrest Made in Guatemala Tourist's Slaying

Arrest Made in Guatemala Tourist's Slaying

Posted - Jan. 28, 2004 at 5:50 p.m.



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(Salt Lake City-AP) -- Authorities have made an arrest in the slaying of an Ogden architect on a Book of Mormon tour in Guatemala.

That's according to a report from a local TV staion in Salt Lake City.

Guatemalan authorities, along with federal investigators, are in the town of Morales Izabal, near the Atlantic Coast.

They're still looking for more suspects.

Brett Richards was shot in the chest when a group of gunmen ambushed their tour bus earlier this month.

Richards was on board the bus with 12 other tourists. Many of them were his family members, including his wife, brother and father.

(Copyright 2004 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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