El Diario. 6-23-2012. A total of 14 mutilated bodies were found in an abandoned truck in the parking lot of a shopping center in Mante City, in the northern state of Tamaulitpas, reported state authorities.
A source with the state attorney general's office reported that 14 bodies with a narco message were found this morning at 9:00 a.m., local time, in the parking lot of a supermarket store in the center of this municipality. The source stated that municipal employees were the ones who discovered the abandoned truck. The source stated that the mutilated bodies were of 10 men and 4 women, with a message directed at the Gulf Cartel.
This is the second time in less than a month that dismembered bodies have been left in the center of this municipality, because last June 7, (2012) 14 bodies were left in front of the city hall in a pickup truck with a message directed at the opposing cartel, the Zetas.
Meanwhile, yesterday in Ciudad Victoria, capital of Tamaulipas, there were attacks with explosives at several locations in the city, with a total of 8 civilians injured.