Mexico replaces airport police after shootout

CNN, 8/20/12

Mexican authorities have replaced 348 federal police at the country’s largest airport after a shootout there left three officers dead.

The officers have been moved from Mexico City’s Benito Juarez International Airport to assignments in other states, federal police said in a statement Sunday. They were replaced by officers who went through a “double background check,” the statement said…

The two officers accused in the shooting, Daniel Cruz Garcia and Zeferino Morales Franco, remain at large. Authorities are offering a 3.4 million-peso ($260,000) reward for information leading to their capture.

Read More…

About these ads

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 10,365 other followers