10 people detained in Mexico for hiding drugs in Uber Eats backpacks

10 people detained in Mexico for hiding drugs in Uber Eats backpacks

Police found a stock of marijuana (Stock image)

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Police have detained 10 people in Mexico who had stored drugs in backpacks with the Uber Eats logo on.

They were found in the district of Tepito in Mexico City after police were called to a shooting incident which left three people injured, according to Milenio.

When police entered the building in which the perpetrators of the attack were thought to be hiding, they discovered black bags filled with marijuana as well as two thermostatic bags, which also containing marijuana.

Federal authorities are now working to determine the legal status of the 10 people detained.

They are also investigating whether they are involved in the shooting.