Mexican soccer player, striker for Olympiakos, kidnapped

MEXICO CITY, May 29 (Reuters) – Alan Pulido, a Mexican striker for the Greek soccer team Olympiakos, was kidnapped in the northeastern Mexican state of Tamaulipas, authorities said according to local media reports on Sunday.

A relative of Pulido also told Milenio TV that he had been kidnapped.

Pulido was kidnapped after leaving a party in the state capital of Ciudad Victoria, media outlets reported.

(Reporting by Veronica Gomez; Editing by Phil Berlowitz)

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