Gunfight at Rio Bravo

Borderland Beat:

One unidentified individual was killed and eight others were hurt in a gun battle in Tamaulipas state between armed suspects and a Mexican Army patrol Friday afternoon, according to Mexican news accounts.

A Mexican Army patrol came under small arms fire from armed suspects in Santa Apolonia ejido near gaps leading to the village of Empalme around noon, sparking a three hour gunfight.

What? You don’t know the states of the Estados Unidos de Mexico?

Learn them, and also the Provinces of Canada. Don’t embarrass us.

Actually . . . we got nothin’.


MX Army confirms the deaths of 13 gunmen during Wednesday shootout with soldiers in Rio Bravo, Tamaulipas #narco #reynosafollow #rgv

— Sergio Chapa (@SergioChapa) March 25, 2011

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