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Mexico's top footballer kidnapped; major manhunt launched

  • International footballer Alan Pulido rescued

    May 30, 2016: As per latest reports, international footballer Alan Pulido has been rescued. The footballer was kidnapped near Ciudad Victoria after leaving a party. Authorities said that Pulido has been rescued and is safe and sound. Pictures on the Mexican media showed an injured Pulido with a bandaged head.

    

    Mexico's top footballer kidnapped; major manhunt launched

    May 30, 2016: A major manhunt has been launched for Alan Pulido, a 25-year-old international footballer, after he was kidnapped from near his home. Local reporters said that they saw heavy presence of police officers and soldiers in the streets of Ciudad Victoria. Pulido was abducted near Ciudad Victoria on early Sunday morning when he was leaving a party along with his girlfriend who was left unharmed. Pulido plays for Olympiakos, a Greek team. He has made many appearances for the national team of Mexico.

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