Christmas weekend death toll at 46; 16 violently
Santo Domingo.- At least 46 people were killed and 43 injured in different circumstances during the Christmas weekend festivities, according to figures from the Emergency Operations Center (COE) on its Safe Christmas Operation.
Of the deceased, 16 died violently, according to a police report quoted by diariolibre.com.do.
The National Police said 18 deaths occurred from 6am Saturday to 6am Sunday,, of which six were violent, including three by gunfire and three from knife fights.
Dec 27, 2016
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