The Mexican Army clashed this week with a group of gunmen (sicarios) in the municipality of Salvador Alvarado, Sinaloa.
Officials said the soldiers were conducting patrols when they were able to locate an armed group that was in the Rancho El Indio, near the international highway Médico 15.
This is when the gunmen (los gatilleros) attacked the soldiers and began a confrontation. Part of the armed group was able to flee the scene, however, two gunmen were killed and two others managed to be capture.
Military authorities seized four AK-47 rifles, several handguns, a Barrett type rifle, a grenade launcher, magazines, ammunition, radio equipment, cell phones, Marijuana, Cocaine, and six trucks.