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Armed gang rapes 6 Spanish tourists in Mexico



ACAPULCO, Mexico—A gang of armed, masked men are being sought by Mexican police after they burst into a rented home in the Mexican resort of Acapulco and raped six Spanish tourists.

Acapulco Mayor Luis Walton says the men held a group of 12 Spaniards at gunpoint, tied up the men with phone cords and bathing suit straps and then raped the women.

Walton said the attack took place on the outskirts of Acapulco on Monday.

Walton said police are searching for the attackers, but gave no details on their presumed identity.

He acknowledged the attack would affect the resort’s image. Acapulco has already been battered by years of drug gang violence.


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Tags: Crime , Mexico , Rape , Spain , Tourism


  • http://profile.yahoo.com/QTVMMV3EWVYIFKLY4M5EYFAQB4 CN

    Don’t go there. It’s more fun here in the Philippines.

    • Linda Lane

      I use to go to Bohol Divers for years, but the last time there someone knocked up my Filipino wife of 10 years.

      • JuanTamadachi

        too bad she got knocked-up  

      • pioanonuevo

        hehehe pagbigyan mo na.

      • Andres Bonifacio

        Dont get mad…get even..GET ANOTHER FILIPINA! We have TONS of them here as you know!

      • Marx Louis Wang

         Linda, are you lesbian? just asking.

  • Linda Lane

    The Mexicans blame all their violence on America and Obama accepts the blame.  The government  has sold out to the drug lords, which wouldn’t be bad if one drug lord controlled everything and stopped the random violence that is now  accepted behavior in Mexico.

    • herecomesrusty

      Well, drug addiction in US is providing the motivation for drug wars and the US government is providing the guns;  operation fast and furious and operation wide reciever.

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/EY7WE4NSESAT2HGESTLC2DCXGM Guillermo

        You are dead on notmeitsthedog, it is no different than the illegal immigrant problem in the US.
        Let’s see what’s the real root of the problem with drug gangs (also known as the supply) in Mexico? hmmm could it be the users (also known as the DEMAND) in the US and what’s the real root problem of illegal immigrants in the US (also known as the supply) you guessed it by now the agriculture jobs that Americans are unwilling to do (also called the DEMAND).
        For those of you that still don’t get it please look up the laws of “supply and demand” for your understanding of the real root problem of these two issues.
        None of this in any way shape or form justifies any part of the actions of the sick individuals in this story but to write off a whole country is downright ignorant.
        I was raised in Compton and Watts California, should I write off the whole world because of my experiences there since it can’t get much worse?

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_XALR35ENV2XKV327BZGZ7Q5Z5Q Ernesto

    dont go to mexico go to philippines its more fun

  • enteng

    Proud to be pinoy. We don’t gangrape white women here!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_L7PILUDK6IPFGJLJNCM2IROCRY Albin

    The gang’s alibi – “but they speak Mexican!”.

  • RomyLitz

    These gangmen were highly possibly the Mexican policemen in civilian uniforms. Just like Philippines’s Marantan and co, who murdered 13 innocent and defenseless passengers and the two policemen who raped the girlfriend of a man accused of keeping few grams of drugs. Only the hoodlums in uniforms can escape with impunity.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_WYAZBOJYIUCRLWTYJBORBVTTOI boyfarmer

    It’s more fun in the Philippines!!!

  • charlie_oscar

    Mexico now has their own Taliban…  Except Christians…(so called).

  • patrickinca

    it is not rape when you scream “SURPRISE SEX!!!”

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_AIPSCQM2TZQUMQ5GEIMWMWDFL4 Edward Solilap

    They had just relayed the messaged to Spain of what the arrogant and cruel  Spaniard did to their women long time ago. 

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/VFDXDQVE4FCKEZ4NSVVTZ4OK7M Jackie Beaty

    i went to acapulco years ago .it is beautiful but has gotten to wild .police are rude and dont care about tourist .now i visit other islands i am in stlucia now .people are warm and friendly .dont want to go to mexico .they beg so much even on resorts you cant enjoy your stay.

    • Dude!

      Jackie went to Acapulco once, years ago, and suddenly is an expert on all of today’s Mexico.  Good for you!  I’ve lived here for 8 years, and your ignorance is staggering.  Should we judge the entire USA on the actions of gangs in Chicago?  How about the slums of LA? 

      “Honey, cancel the trip to Seattle, 11 people were murdered in Chicago last night, I just don’t feel safe.”

      Get a brain, Einstein.

      Also, the gun murder rate in Mexico is pretty much exactly the same as the USA – except in Mexico, it’s mostly the cartels using guns given to them by USA officials. So I guess we better start posting travel warnings to the US too?

      Nonetheless, over 5 million Americans visited Mexico last year, up about 4% from the year before – so you, my dear, are in the frightened minority :)

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_RJG7743DE4HUIEV2WSO3J37LQU EXTC

    mexicans are PIGS!

    • Josh Morland

      Err…Ironic you say that because Spanish Conquistadors did quite a bit of raping in South America and Mexico.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/KYFKUJYKT5DVCQIV56WKODEJZ4 Judi

    up to I saw the bank draft of $7781, I did not believe that my best
    friend was like they say actually taking home money in there spare time
    from there new laptop.. there uncle started doing this 4 only 22 months
    and at present cleared the loans on there mini mansion and purchased
    Dodge. this is where I went, JUMP30.ℂOM
     

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/VS5EYSP4FPOTVQCJZ24NRE6Z2M Edgardo Mendoza

    MUCHO DEGRANDE TALAP!

  • Zuleika Severino

    who in their right mind will go to mexico …..stupid tourists……



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