Sixteen people were kidnapped from a restaurant in Jalisco, Mexico on Monday after gunman stormed the establishment they were eating in.
According to The Political Insider, two SUVs carrying an unknown number of gunman arrived at the restaurant at around 1:00am. The restaurant is located on the city’s main boulevard, which runs through the hotel zone.
Though Mexican media reported that 16 people were abducted, police have not yet confirmed this number. The hostages have not yet been found, and police are continuing to investigate.
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We will update you further as this story develops.