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Mexican Security Forces Detain Hijacking Suspects

5 years ago September 09, 2009 Sep 9, 2009 Wednesday, September 09 2009 Wednesday, September 09, 2009 1:11:13 PM EDT in News
Source: Associated Press

At least five men have been detained by Mexican security forces for the hijacking of an Aeromexico plane.

The plane is sitting on a runway at Mexico City's international airport. The plane was headed to Mexico City from Cancun.

Passengers and crew members were not harmed.

Mexican news media report the hijackers are Bolivian citizens who were demanding to talk with Mexican President Felipe Calderon. Mexican network TV Azteca said the place was carrying 104 passengers.

Mexico City international airport remains open.

 

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