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'Human fat traffickers' arrested

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Police in Peru have arrested four suspected members of a gang that allegedly killed people to steal their body tissue and fat.

The authorities are searching for several more suspects. The group allegedly sold the body fat to be used in cosmetics in Europe.

Emma North reports.

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