Seven arrests made in slaying of Panama national team midfielder


PHILADELPHIA, PA - JUNE 14: Amilcar Henriquez #21 of Panama attempts to move the ball past Charles Aranguiz #20 and Arturo Vidal #8 of Chile in the second half during the 2016 Copa America Centenario Group D match at Lincoln Financial Field on June 14, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Chile won 4-2. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

An absolutely heartbreaking story unfolded over the weekend, as Panama national team member Amilcar Henriquez was gunned down while stepping outside of his home in Panama's Colon province.

The Associated Press reports that seven arrests have been made in connection to the murder, which took place on Saturday. A prosecution statement on Sunday did not reveal a motive, but it has been reported that three of the suspects are minors and there was no evidence of a robbery.

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