US teens charged with murder

2014-02-28 21:05
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Trenton - Two teenagers have been arrested charged with the beating to death of a Guatemalan man who came to the US just weeks before.

Eighteen-year-old Julio Lopez-Cruz was attacked on 15 February as he headed to his New Jersey home with some groceries.

He died a short time later.

Authorities said on Thursday that they have arrested Michael Holman and Dante Martin and charged them with murder.

They say the men robbed Lopez-Cruz and beat him to death.

Both men are 18-years-old.

They're being held on bail of $1m each.

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