8 policemen killed by the ?Sendero Luminoso?


8 policemen were in a police station wagon at
10 kilometers from Aucayacu, when attacked. 5  of the bodies
have been identified to be: Martinez Palacios Captain of the police station of
Aucayacu, Mendoza superior technician, Barzola sub official, sub official PNP Ortiz Ayala, and
technician Trejo Serna. When the armed forces and the PNP got to the crime
scene, a red flag with a sickle and a hammer on it, had been placed between the
dead bodies, representing the Sendero Luminoso rebel group