Police immediately responded in force, all three government security forces federal, state and local police mobilized to the area where they managed to secure two people
Mazatlan, Sinaloa. – The tranquility that has been celebrated with security strategic improvements in the port, was stained Friday afternoon when a gunfire attack was reported in a busy street in the golden zone of Mazatlan.
Minutes before 17:00 Friday, and in front of dozens of tourists, alleged armed men attacked a person in front of a food business at the height of the hotel zone located on Avenida Playa Gaviotas, almost arriving at Ave Camaron Sabalo.
During the confrontation, neighbors, dinners at restaurants and guests of the surrounding hotels, took refuge
The intended victim was injured by gunfire and was the only injury reported in this assault on Ave Playa Gaviotas of the subdivision of the same name and close to condominiums under construction.
Quickly security elements and tourist police, in addition to paramedics, arrived at the scene.
The intended victim had to be treated by paramedics for gunshot wounds and was subsequently transferred to a nearby hospital.
An intense manhunt for the shooters on a motorcycle took place a were found taking refuge in a home near the assault minutes later were apprehended and transferred to corresponding authorities for preliminary investigations.
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The Mazatlan Post