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The mayor of Cotija, Yolanda Sanchez Figueroa, was killed in western Mexico just a day after Claudia Sheinbaum became the country's first woman president. Sanchez, who was previously kidnapped, was gunned down on a public road. This event took place on 06/04/2024 at the following location: Cotija, Mexico.

Incident Type: Terrorism

Event Type: Assassination

Total Fatalities: 1

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 1

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: AFP