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3 Youths Get $350,000 in Mexico Bank Heist

September 27, 1987|United Press International

MEXICO CITY — Three youths armed with machine guns took the equivalent of $350,000 from a bank three blocks from the Mexico City police chief's office, seriously wounding a customer and successfully evading a pursuit.

Police said the three youths entered the downtown Banco Mercantil de Mexicano on Friday. After taking 30 million pesos, the robbers exchanged gunfire with police before fleeing in a car.

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