Eight people at a party were killed in the state of Mexico Sacadocas (North) With an arms order, local authorities issued a statement this Sunday.
The attack took place on Saturday in the municipality Banuko, A district in the central part of Zakatokas, which has been the scene of various violent incidents in recent weeks, has been linked to clashes between criminal groups, according to officials.
“An attack was reported against those who were in a cohabitation (…) Unfortunately eight people lost their lives; two women and six men, all adults,” the secretariat said in a statement. Security Condition.
The attack, which led to a strong police mobilization, injured at least six people, local newspapers said.
The Secretary of Defense said that the office of the prosecutor of Zakatokas has already begun an investigation to determine the possible motive for the occupation.
In Zakatokas, cells Sinaloa Cartel, Jalisco is in dispute with the Nua Generation to control internal conflicts and control drug trafficking routes to the United States.
On June 25, 18 people were killed in a remote community in the municipality in clashes between organized criminal gunmen. Valparaiso From Sacadocas.
Two days ago, the bodies of two police officers who were reported missing were found hanging on a bridge in the state capital.
In late June, armed men broke into a house and killed four women and three men in the municipality Fresnello, In the same state.
Mexico According to official figures, it has been rocked by waves of violence related to drug trafficking, which has killed more than 300,000 people since December 2006, when the federal government launched a controversial campaign against organized crime.