Culiacan, Sinaloa - In the cities of Culiacan, Fuerte and Los Mochis, three people were executed and two others were injured. The victims, two women and a man named Joel Torres Jimenez, was identified as the son of Javier Torres Felix aka "JT," main capo of the Sinaloa cartel.
With the violent death of the two females, the number of women who have been killed so far this year increased to 30.
Last Friday night in the residential area of Las Quintas, Culiacan Torres Jimenez was driving a white Mercedes without license plates and was in the presence of Antonio Estrada Angulo and Alejandra Valenzuela Verdugo, when they were attacked by a commando.
JT, leader of the Sinaloa Cartel was extradited to the United States in April 2008. This is not the first time the son of JT has been attacked. He was unhurt in a similar attack when he was with friends outside a pool in Community of Guadalupe Victoria.
The body of Maria Torres Ruiz, 51 was found With several gunshot wounds to the head on a road leading area of Jitzamuri, a day after being abducted by a commando from her own home in Los Mochis.
According to the victim's son, Francisco Javier Soto Torres, his mother was abducted in front of him and the suspects forced her in a van taking her to an unknown destination.
While on another incident on the side of a road from El Fuerte-Mahoe, the body of Perla Azucena Salazar Robles, 35, was found in the courtyard of her home with three gunshot wounds to her body.