3 killed yesterday in Juarez; 16 in March and 220 for the year

Yesterday, a shootout around 10:00pm killed 3 people and wounded 2 others.
Two of the dead were women. So far today, 4 people are dead in reported
killings in Juarez. Not counting today’s incidents, the total from March 1-6 is now 16. Since January 1 2012, there have been about 220 homicides in Juarez. Since 2008, the homicide toll is now about 13,305—the average is still about 6.8 people per day victims of homicide in Ciudad Juarez.

*TUESDAY MARCH 6 2012*

*3 PEOPLE KILLED—5 SHOT IN SINGLE INCIDENT; 3 DIE—2 ARE WOMEN*

El Diario

Acribillan a guardia de seguridad en la Aguirre Laredo

Acribillan a 5; mueren tres

About virginiaisaad

Virginia is a journalist based in Los Angeles who's written for publications including Los Angeles magazine, Upworthy, and Elite Daily. She was born in Argentina and raised in the San Fernando Valley along with her three siblings. Fun fact: She took a Chicanas and Feminism course with Eva Longoria while studying for her master's in mass communication at California State University, Northridge. Follow her on Twitter @virginiaisaad

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