Dedicated To Mumbai
Home > World > Indian-American arrested in Mexico for shooting US diplomat

Indian-American arrested in Mexico for shooting US diplomat

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Washington/Mexico City: A 31-year-old man from India has been arrested in Mexico's Guadalajara city for allegedly shooting an American diplomat over a possible visa row.

The US diplomat was shot by a man wearing a black wig and a blue nurse uniform outside a shopping center's garage on Friday in Guadalajara, Mexico's second largest city.

The suspect was arrested in a joint operation by the FBI, DEA and Jalisco state officials in Guadalajara's affluent Providencia neighbourhood early Sunday morning, reports said.

A spokesperson at the Jalisco state prosecutor's office identified the suspect as a naturalised American from India named Zafar Zia, suggesting the shooting may have been related to a dispute over a visa, The Daily Beast reported.

Zia, at the time of his arrest, had in his possession a .38-caliber pistol and a wig, it said.

Facebook
COMMENTS
No Comments Posted
POST YOUR COMMENTS
Name:  
Email:    
Comments:
 
We got married recently. I am 32 and my wife is 3
Dr. Rajan B. Bhonsle, M.D. (Bom)
Consulting Sex Therapist & Counsellor
Dr. (Mrs.) Minnu R. Bhonsle, Ph.D.
Consulting Psychotherapist & Counsellor
Astrology
Select Sun sign:
 
Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 20)
Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 20)You may have to reconsider an offer that had been made to you earlier. Those in government services can look forward to some favorable changes. You will be feeling much more confident of yourself. You will be able to sweep aside hurdles that are standing in your way until now. Personal relationships are happy and congenial. You will share moments of intimacy and togetherness with your mate or beloved.
- Advertising -
The real estate industry has a lot of expectation
What is the purpose of continuing Ferreira’s cust
Jammu and Kashmir Government is wooing tourists f
Read More