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Three women die as gunman opens fire in Swiss village

Police stand near a crime scene in the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

Police stand near a crime scene in the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

Police stand near a crime scene in the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse
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The entrance of the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion is pictured early January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

The entrance of the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion is pictured early January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

The entrance of the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion is pictured early January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse
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Police stand near a crime scene in the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

Police stand near a crime scene in the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

Police stand near a crime scene in the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse
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Forensic police officers take equipment near a crime scene in the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

Forensic police officers take equipment near a crime scene in the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

Forensic police officers take equipment near a crime scene in the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse
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A policeman controls entering traffic at the entrance of the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

A policeman controls entering traffic at the entrance of the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

A policeman controls entering traffic at the entrance of the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse
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Jean-Pierre Gross (L), chief prosecutor of Valais County, speaks next to Robert Steiner, chief of police ad interim, during a news conference in the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

Jean-Pierre Gross (L), chief prosecutor of Valais County, speaks next to Robert Steiner, chief of police ad interim, during a news conference in the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

Jean-Pierre Gross (L), chief prosecutor of Valais County, speaks next to Robert Steiner, chief of police ad interim, during a news conference in the Swiss village of Daillon near Sion January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse
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