The Archbishop of Acapulco, Felipe Aguirre Franco, reported that a priest and two seminarians were shot in the Tierra Caliente region. The men were shot while traveling in a car in route to a parish function.
In a press conference Archbishp Franso stated that he considered the presence of the Mexican military on the streets essential in the fight against drug trafficking cartels.
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