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Liege shootings: Gunman 'had killed day before attack'

The man who shot dead two police officers and a civilian in the Belgian city of Liège had killed someone the night before the attacks.Interior Minister Jan Jambon said the gunman, Benjamin Herman, had murdered a former prisoner he met while in jail.Reports say the victim was Michael Wilmet, 30, a convicted drug dealer who was hit repeatedly with a hammer.The two policewomen killed the next day have been identified as Lucile Garcia, 53, and Soraya Belkacemi, 45.

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