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US warns travelers of kidnapping risk in areas of Mexico

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

Americans are being warned not to travel to several states in Mexico because of the increased risk of crime and kidnapping.
The U.S. State Department reissued a travel advisory on Wednesday , recommending that U.S. citizens do not travel to six Mexican states: Colima, Guerrero, Michoacán, Sinaloa, Tamaulipas, and Zacatecas. The last state was added this year in the annual advisory.
The State Department advised travelers to reconsider plans to go to seven other states, including Baja California, home to Tijuana. U.S. workers there were told to shelter in place last week following a string...
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