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Mexico hunts for suspects who downed police chopper

A Huey UH-1 Mexican army helicopter overflies the area on September 7, 2016 in El Chauz, Michoacan State, Mexico, near the place where a police helicopter participating in an operation to capture leaders of a criminal group was shot downAuthorities hunted on Wednesday for gang suspects who shot down a helicopter carrying police in western Mexico, killing four aboard in a clash highlighting the government’s struggle to quell violence in the region. The suspects apparently used a high-powered, .50-caliber Barrett rifle to bring down the helicopter in Michoacan state on Tuesday, killing the pilot and three officers, said National Security Commissioner Renato Sales. “It was indeed shot down,” Sales told Radio Formula.

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