Watch: Cartel Gunmen in Cancún Ambush Mexican State Police

Breitbart | 6/16/2019 | Staff
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A team of cartel gunmen in the popular resort city of Cancún ambushed members of the Quintana Roo State Police. The officers traveled along a busy street in a private non-duty vehicle this past Tuesday night. The brazen attack left one police officer in serious condition and wounded other officers and administrative staff who were also in the vehicle with non-life-threatening injuries. A civilian riding on a motorcycle nearby was also wounded by stray gunfire.

The attack occurred on Tuesday night at approximately 9:20 pm on Avenida Las Torres and La Luna street was captured by security cameras and posted on social media. The video shows state police personnel (two police officers and two administrative staff) traveling in a Ford Escape when they were blocked in by a white colored Ford EcoSport while stopped at a red light.

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One cartel gunman jumped out of the rear passenger seat with a rifle and immediately opens fire at the vehicle transporting the state police. The rear driver’s side passenger, which was closest to the victim’s vehicle, also opens up with rifle fire at the Ford Escape.

The Ford Escape with the state police attempts to pull forward but stops shortly after the driver who was a state police officer was presumably incapacitated by his gunshot wounds. Reports later indicated that the driver sustained the most serious wounds.

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The video also shows a male following behind on the victim’s vehicle on a motorcycle and when the gunfire erupts. He abandons his motorcycle and runs for cover as does a flower vendor on the side...
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