The siblings were last seen on Sept. 2 in Tijuana in the company of their mother, Precius Alessandra Kari Garibay. Family members say Alessandra was fatally shot on Sunday night, after dining in Puerto Nuevo,
Less than 48 hours after cartel threats and a wave of vehicle fires effectively shut down Tijuana, businesses were open and residents could be seen going about their day in an apparent return to normalcy.
The U.S. Consul General in Tijuana advised Americans to seek shelter and to avoid traveling to the city. Many people shuttered their business or left the Xolos soccer game early Friday night. There were no reports of injuries.
Baja California’s governor-elect, Marina del Pilar Ávila, assured that there will be close collaboration and communication with San Diego region and California officials during her six-year term that starts in November.