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12/16/2013 22:39 EST

In the wake of a series of arrests, primarily in San Carlos, earlier this month, La Prensa reports that at least seven people have been charged in connection with a series of armed robberies of homes and businesses over the past year.

One of the few details that have been reported was something always suspected: this gang operated with inside information about their victims.

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