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Teen at Corinthians match confesses

February 25, 2013
By Associated Press
SAO PAULO -- A 17-year-old Corinthians fan has confessed that he set off a flare that killed a 14-year-old Bolivian boy in a Copa Libertadores match last week.

The teenager, whose name was not revealed, made the confession to a Brazilian television channel late Sunday. He was expected to turn himself in to local police later Monday.

His confession comes as 12 Corinthians fans remain in custody in Bolivia after being arrested following last Wednesday's match.

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