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14 Mexican police officers killed in ambush as president vows to combat increasing violence
2 Mexican Officers Among 4 Killed in Tijuana Shootout - Los Angeles Times
Video footage shows the moment a red car, driven by gangsters, follows a white car into a shopping centre in Mexico, before two gunmen ambush the officer. It is unclear if the cop was on duty at the time of the attack although he was reportedly carrying a gun with him. But according to local media, the murdered man was a member of the operation launched by the Culiacan authorities to arrest El Chapo's son and extradite him to America. Info Bae reports that bullet casings were found surrounding the killed officer. It adds that his body was left inside a white Nissan in the car park of a commercial plaza in Las Moras. Public security secretary Cristobal Castaneda Camarillo and his undersecretary Hernandez Leyva both showed up at the crime scene to supervise the investigation.
Two Open Space officers were the first to respond. They approached Boyd as he lay under a sheet of plastic; Boyd, mentally ill with a diagnosis of schizo-affective disorder, became irate, wanting to know why the "raid". When an officer tried to pat him down, he produced two pocket knives, threatening the officers with them. A police officer with crisis intervention training testified that he had made some progress with Boyd, but that his supervisor pulled him off and sent him to secure the perimeter of the standoff location.
CNN Thirteen Mexican police officers were killed in an ambush Monday in Michoacan, according to local authorities in the violent western state. Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. The ambush took place in an area fought over by rival drug trafficking organizations.