On Tuesday a group of gunmen carried out several executions of Auxiliary State Police officers. The executions were reported in the port of Acapulco, Guerrero.
The first incident occurred in the neighborhood of La Fábrica, police officer Antonio Vargas Serrano was guarding a beer delivery truck when he was caught by surprised by an armed group who executed him after stealing his handgun, a Beretta.
Later in the day there was another violent incident in streets Avenida Constituyentes and Avenida México, located in the Bella Vista neighborhood. Unknown hitmen executed three people that were identified as Teodoro Altamirano Cantú and Alejandro Hernández Bustamante, who worked as taxi drivers. Also executed was policeman Jose Mercedes Adame de la Cruz, who also had his weapon stolen after the execution.
Hours later there was another armed attack on the busy Avenida Cuauhtémoc, as gunmen fired on three officers of the Preventive Auxiliary Police. One of the officers died at the scene and was identified as Severiano Morales Rodríguez, while his two companions were abducted by the sicarios, and one other managed to escape from the sicarios while seriously injured.