Two Israeli Felons Shot Dead in Mexico City

An unknown woman fired at Alon Azulai and Ben Joni at a shopping center, wounding a police officer before she was apprehended

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The shopping center where the shooting took place.
The shopping center where the shooting took place.Credit: Lupita Juarez's Twitter account

Two Israeli criminals were shot dead on Wednesday at a shopping center in Mexico City.

Shopping center where the shooting took place.

According to Mexican media, a woman entered the shopping center, fired at the two men in addition to wounding a police officer while attempting to escape.

She was eventually apprehended alongside two other men that accompanied her. The circumstances leading to the shooting are still unknown.

Mexican news outlets identified the two men as Alon Azulai and Ben Joni. One of them died at the scene, while the other succumbed to his wounds in the hospital.

The Israeli Foreign Ministry confirmed Thursday that the two had died, adding that acting Israeli consul in Mexico, Eli Levi, is on his way to the scene and is in contact with local authorities.