Former Marine freed from Mexican jail arrives home in Florida

November 1, 2014 3:59 PM

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(Reuters) - A former U.S. Marine, newly freed after seven months in a Mexican jail on gun charges, arrived in his home state of Florida on Saturday, local media reported.

A Mexican court released Andrew Tahmooressi, 26, a veteran of the war in Afghanistan, on Friday on psychological grounds.

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