June 26, 2020 / 2:50 PM / 20 days ago

Mexico City police chief blames Jalisco Cartel for assassination attempt

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico City police chief Omar Garcia Harfuch blamed the powerful Jalisco New Generation Cartel (CJNG) for attempting to assassinate him early on Friday when he was shot and injured in an attack in a wealthy part of the capital.

“This morning we suffered a cowardly attack by the CJNG, two colleagues and friends of mine lost their lives,” Garcia said in a post on Twitter.

Reporting by Tomas Bravo; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama

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