Mexico arrest 'dead' mayor for faking death

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Posted: Thursday, July 11, 2013 12:00 am

MEXICO CITY (AP) - Prosecutors say they have arrested a man who faked his death to beat a rape charge, then later got elected mayor of a village in southern Mexico.

The Oaxaca state prosecutors' office says Leninguer Carballido was arrested on charges of using fake documents and making false statements.

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