Posted in Borderland Beat forum by Havana
Four people were killed and six others were injured this morning in Cerro de Ortega , part of Tecoman , Colima , when heavily armed stormed a food establishment in the town bordering Coahuayana, in the State of Michoacan .
The Attorney General of the State of Colima reported that the incident occurred on Saturday morning when a group of people were having breakfast at a barbecue stand located at Calle Miguel Galindo, in the center of Cerro de Ortega, in Tecoman, when a group of armed men came and fired at will against the diners, resulting in four deaths and six injuries, which are reported as serious.
According to preliminary investigations by the Attorney General of the State said the attack was directed against Leopoldo Gonzalez Aviles "N", aka 'Pole", 33 years old, who was identified as one of the leaders of the Colima Cartel also called New Generation Jalisco (CJNG).
The alleged leader of the so-called New Generation Jalisco Cartel arrived at the restaurant in a Mitsubishi van, Endevor line, pearl colored, overlapping plates of the State of Jalisco, which had been reported as stolen in that state since last January.
Similarly were deprived of life on the scene, Paul "N" Major, 52 years old; Elsa "N" 50, and a male person between 35 and 40 years old so far not yet been identified.
After the attack the likely responsible fled to an unknown destination, presumably in the state of Michoacan.
As a result of the same fact, others injured are Candelario ISAGA Rendon, 50 years old, Daniel Novela Juarez, 50, Cesar Alejandro Rosas Radillo, 34; Gaudelia Alcantar Cardenas, 85 years old, and two younger.
At the scene went public ministry, accompanied by the medical examiner and forensic services personnel, to attest to what happened, securing several vehicles and 133 AK-47 caps, and order the transfer of bodies to the Medical Examiner ( Semefo) for the autopsy, and with the help of the Police Law Enforcement investigation has begun to achieve the arrest of the alleged perpetrators.
At present the various corporations of the state's public safety, supported by military elements perform a large operation in the area of Cerro de Ortega and Tecomán to try to locate the alleged murderers.
Note that in this area, there have, in recent months, been a series of clashes between various cells of organized crime, which meant that the Federal Preventive Police installed a base in place.