Olympiacos striker Alan Pulido rescued after kidnapping

first_imgFootballer Alan Pulido, a forward with Olympiacos in the Greek league, has been rescued by Mexican police after his kidnapping in the northeast border state of Tamaulipas, officials said Monday.Pulido appeared outside state police offices with one of his hands bandaged alongside Tamaulipas Gov. Egidio Torre Cantu. When reporters asked him how he was, Pulido replied: “Very well, thank God.””The most important thing is that he is here. He is with us,” Torre Cantu said.The Tamaulipas security coordination group said in a statement earlier Monday that the rescue occurred shortly before midnight and involved state and federal police.State police spokesman Evaristo Gutierrez said one suspect has been arrested, but provided no details.Pulido, 25, was kidnapped Saturday night outside his hometown of Ciudad Victoria as he left a party.last_img read more

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