Sebastian Woodroffe, a Canadian who was killed by a mob on Friday in a remote village in Peru after he was accused in the slaying of a revered medicine woman. Photo: The Washington Post

Peruvian prosecutors seek arrest of two men in lynching of Canadian

A Canadian man who had travelled to the Amazon to study plant medicine in order to become an addictions counsellor was hanged by a mob after the death of a local medicine woman

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Sebastian Woodroffe, a Canadian who was killed by a mob on Friday in a remote village in Peru after he was accused in the slaying of a revered medicine woman. Photo: The Washington Post
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