Durango Attack Leaves 6 Dead/Ataque a Policía en Durango Deja 6 Muertos

Six people have been shot to death in Durango, Mexico after a confrontation with the state police. The mayor of the city of Durango is in hiding after being threatened. No official information on the attack will be issued until Monday. This report says that the dead are civilians and that the attack was waged on the police by a group of masked civilians… The attack occurred Sunday afternoon. Click for the full story posted in El Diario de Juárez here.


Seis personas han sido asesinadas a tiros en Durango, México, después de un enfrentamiento con la policía estatal. El alcalde de la ciudad de Durango se encuentra en la clandestinidad después de ser amenazado. No hay información oficial sobre el ataque se emitirá hasta el lunes. El informe dice que los muertos son civiles y que se libró del ataque a la policía por un grupo de civiles encapuchados … El ataque ocurrió la tarde del domingo. Haga clic para ver la noticia publicada en El Diario de Juárez aquí.

“Durango— Un enfrentamiento entre presuntos delincuentes y elementos de la Policía Estatal Acreditable, en el municipio norteño de Indé, ubicado a 345 kilómetros al noroeste de la capital, dejó un saldo de seis civiles muertos, según reportes policiacos.

El incidente ocurrió poco después de las 17:30 horas de este domingo: los civiles armados agredieron a los uniformados que realizaban un recorrido de vigilancia en los alrededores de la cabecera municipal, lo que provocó el intercambio de disparos…”


14 bodies in Ciudad MAnte, Tamaulipas; 44 murdered in 7 states all across Mexico on Saturday

For the second time in a month, 14 mutilated bodies have been abandoned in
the town of Ciudad Mante in Tamaulipas. Also, according to the story posted
from Cronica, during the wave of violence yesterday in Mexico, at
least 44 people were murdered in the states of Tamaulipas, Veracruz,
Guerrero, Nuevo Leon, Jalisco, Durango and Michoacan. In the Veracruz case,
11 bodies were found in a clandestine grave. The article lists other
incidents. I posted a google translation.

Abandonan camion con 14 cuerpos mutilados en Cd. Mante, Tamaulipas

Fourteen mutilated bodies found outside Mexican supermarket


Violent events in seven states yesterday left a balance of 44 dead

Mar Horacio Ramos, Ignacio Roque and David Madriz Homes | National

24.06.2012 | Creation Time: 23:36:30 | Last Modified: 00:05:45

During a wave of violence yesterday at least 44 people were killed in
separate incidents related to organized crime in Tamaulipas, Veracruz,
Guerrero, Nuevo Leon, Jalisco, Durango and Michoacan.

In Tamaulipas, 14 mutilated bodies appeared inside an abandoned truck in
the parking lot of a shopping mall in Ciudad Mante.

A source from the state attorney explained that at 09:00 hours was reported
the discovery of the bodies along with a narcomensaje in the parking lot of
a supermarket chain located in the center of the municipality.

The prosecution explained that it is 10 bodies of men and four women all
mutilated and a narco message to the Gulf Cartel.

While in the municipality of Lerdo de Tejada, Veracruz, was located a
clandestine grave with eleven human skeletons.

The Secretary of the Navy of Mexico undertook dig up human remains.

Meanwhile, in various municipalities of Guerrero the wave of violence left
seven people killed, five of whom died in shootouts in the municipality of
Apaxtla Castrejon and another died in hospital Teloloapan. In Acapulco, a
shooting left as a result one dead, one wounded and a woman deprived of
their liberty.

In Monterrey, a body was found in a car, while gunmen executed one person
and wounded his nephew left refusing to pay a fee.

In the first event in the center of Monterrey was found a corpse in a
Volkswagen Jetta with the plates FGR-2162.

Moreover, in San Nicolas de los Garza, a man about 60 years old was shot by
an armed, while his nephew aged between 20 and 25 were injured.

In another incident, after close off a motorcycle, the driver of a van was
amagado by armed men who kidnapped him, but managed to escape despite being
tied hand and foot.

Meanwhile, in San Sebastian del Oeste, Jalisco, human remains were found
buried in three mass graves, which correspond to three people.

The bodies were in a ranch called Palmillas de Macedo and experts from the
Jalisco Institute of Forensic Sciences (IJCF) exhumed the skeletal remains.
One of the bodies has a bullet in the head and is maimed.

In Durango, two people were killed and one was injured more seriously, when
staff moved Expert Services on board an official unit Soapy village was
attacked by several gunmen with these results.

Within the limits of the municipalities of Buenavista Tomatlan and
Tepalcatepec in Michoacán five bodies, three men and two women, were found
inside plastic bags.

Alleged gunmen executed the coup de grace to the five people, among which
one of the women was pregnant and was beheaded, and one of the men were
maimed arm. The rest of the bodies were blindfolded and showed signs of

In addition to the bodies found on the bridge of Piedras Blancas, right
next to a grocery store, was found pinned to the chest of one of the women
a message that said: Here we leave a little present gentlemen to see that
it can be since we’re here Mencho and Rafa Álvarez: att 8 CJNG.


50 bodies found in mass grave in Durango

A mass grave containing 50 bodies has been uncovered in the town of
Cristobal Colon in Durango. The article says that the site was located
in Dec 2011 but no information had been released. A total of 301
bodies have been discovered in hidden graves in the state of Durango
since March of last year. 37 of the bodies in this grave have been
identified. The article ends saying that no more searches are being

Encuentran fosa con 50 cuerpos en Durango
Milenio | 27-02-2012 | 14:17