In Peru, 76 victims of child sacrifice were found with their hearts ripped out

The remains of dozens of child sacrifice victims have been discovered in Peru, and many more are likely to be found, archaeologists say.

The skeletons show evidence that the children’s hearts were removed, said Gabriel Prieto, an assistant professor of anthropology at the University of Florida who is directing excavations at Pampa La Cruz, the site near Huachaco where the remains were found.

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