Tuesday, 25 September, 2018

American tourist, originally from Chicago area, killed in Mexico City

Tatiana Mirutenko 27 was shot while exiting a restaurant in the Lomas de Chapultepec neighborhood of Mexico City on Monday American tourist killed by stray bullet in Mexico City
Steven Clarke | 11 July, 2018, 18:48

A Chicago-area native was killed by a stray bullet while celebrating her one-year wedding anniversary in Mexico City. Police say Tatiana Mirutenko, 27, got shot over the weekend when a gunman or gunmen on a motorcycle opened fire in the upscale neighborhood of Lomas de Chapultepec.

The city prosecutor's office believe the men meant to target a bouncer working at a bar in the area when Ms Mirutenko was struck in the head by a bullet. No arrests have been made.

Mirutenko's family are now grieving her death.

Mirutenko, 27, was in Mexico celebrating her first wedding anniversary and had just told her family how safe she felt.

'A year ago, we were selecting flowers for the wedding. As a mother, we always say things, but she inspired me to be better. "I'd give my life if she could just come back", said Natalie Mirutenko.

The 46-year-old doorman survived the shooting, USA media report.

"It is with very heavy hearts that we received the devastating news about our Nektar team member and colleague Tatiana Mirutenko", Ruddock said in a statement.

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Ms Mirutenko lived with her husband in San Francisco, where she worked as an analyst at pharmaceutical company Nektar Therapeutics.

They described her "incredible work ethic" and passion for her job as news of her death emerged on Monday.

Tatiana and her husband were traveling with two other couples in Mexico City. "Many throughout Nektar, and outside the company, valued her positive energy, insight and sheer enthusiasm for life".

"We extend our honest condolences to friends and family members of the deceased", the Bureau of Consular Affairs said in a statement.

"We extend our honest condolences to friends and family members of the deceased", the Bureau of Consular Affairs said in a statement. It was heartbreaking to all of us in the Sports Performance family.

Mirutenko's body is set to be flown back to Chicago on Wednesday.

Vasolina also posted a moving photo of her with her sister as two young girls, their faces smeared with ice cream with the words: "All I'd want for my birthday would be is one more ice cream cake with you".

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