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US government employees in Baja California told to shelter in place due to violence

US gov. employees in Baja California told to shelter in place due to violence
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Posted at 10:50 PM, Aug 12, 2022

BAJA CALIFORNIA, Mexico. (KGTV) — The U.S. Consulate Tijuana has instructed U.S. government employees to shelter in place following an outbreak of violence in Baja California Friday.

According to the consulate, authorities have received reports of vehicle fires, roadblocks, and heavy police activity.

The violence is reportedly occurring in Tijuana, Mexicali, Rosarito, Ensenada, and Tecate.

The consulate listed several measures employees in the area should take:

-Avoid the area
-Seek secure shelter, if in the area
-Monitor local media for updates
-Be aware of your surroundings
-Notify friends and family of your safety