Attacker Of US Consular Official In Mexico Is An American: Government

Attacker of US consular official in Mexico is an American: government

MEXICO CITY, Jan 9, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 09th Jan, 2017 ) - The suspect in the shooting attack on a US consular official in the Mexican city of Guadalajara is an American and will be deported back to the country to face further legal action, authorities said Sunday.

The suspect is "an individual with US nationality" and "will be expelled and repatriated to the United States, where his legal status will be determined," the Mexican Foreign Ministry and Attorney General's office said in a joint statement. It called the attack "sordid and cowardly."