Explosion at police station injures 2 in Mexico

09:50, August 30, 2010      

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Two people were injured in an explosion at a police station in Mexico's northeastern state of Tamaulipas on Sunday, police sources said.

The explosion occurred on Sunday's early morning in a zone near the City Hall in the center of Tampico, capital of Tamaulipas, Tamaulipas' Police said.

The explosion destroyed the vigilance entrance of the police station and injured the policeman on guard and another person who was at the place at the moment of the attack.

The injured were taken to a hospital near by, where the doctors said that both are out of danger now.

After the explosion, the police began an operation on the main avenues of Tampico, looking for the responsible ones.

The sources added that the policemen had a short clash against the allegedly aggressors, however they were not able to capture them.

Source: Xinhua

(Editor:李牧(实习))

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