On his honeymoon, a paraguayan anti-mafia prosecutor was killed.
Ahigh-profile During his honeymoon in Colombia, a Paraguayan prosecutor who fought organised crime in his own country was shot and killed.
Marcelo Pecci was slain by two gunmen on a beach on the picturesque tourist island of Baru.
Mr Pecci's wife had announced her pregnancy on Instagram just hours before the incident.
President Mario Abdo Benitez of Paraguay called the shooting a "cowardly murder."
Before her husband was shot, his wife, journalist Claudia Aguilera, reported they were approached by two men on a private beach. She stated that he had received no threats.
"Marcelo was attacked by two men. They arrived in a tiny boat or on a jet ski, something I did not expect.