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Arrest warrant sought for S. Korea ferry captain

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South Korean prosecutors sought arrest warrants Friday for the captain and two crew members of the ferry that capsized two days before with hundreds of children on board, a coastguard official said. 

South Korean coastguard members search for passengers near a ferry that capsized on its way to Jeju island from Incheon, some 20 kilometres off the island of Byungpoong, on April 17, 2014

"The joint investigation team of police and prosecutors asked for warrants to arrest three crew, including the captain," the official in the southern coastguard headquarters in Mokpo told AFP.

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