A new attack against police was registered this week in Ciudad Altamirano, Guerrero. The uniformed officers were having breakfast in a diner located in Cipriano Jaimes street.
Suddenly, a heavily group of armed men stormed the place and massacred seven people, among them four policemen and three civilians. In addition, two other people were injured and were taken to a local hospital.
Witnesses said the attackers consisted of at least 12 heavily armed men, and were traveling in three late-model SUV's, and without saying a word, they started shooting at the people who were eating.
Authorities identified the executed as Pedro Ochoa Araujo, head of the Municipal Police, along with police officers Manuel Maldonado Castañeda; Fortino Alcaraz Reyna and Javier Miranda Ortiz.
Also killed were Yolanda Carreño Jimenez, owner of the small restaurant; Otoniel Valle Domínguez, taxi driver and customer of the place, and Facundo Morales Muñidez.