|Central square, with legislature in the background|
The attack occurred at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, February 19th, and left three men injured as well as damage to two vehicles in the vicinity of the explosions.
As is typical in such scenarios, state and federal authorities then cordoned off the area – in this case the perimeter of the city’s central square.
On December 5, 2012, a grenade was thrown at the official residence of the governor of Tamaulipas.
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