Seven unidentified men were found shot to death
and immolated in Michoacan state Saturday morning, according to Mexican
A news item posted on the website of Televisa television said the victims were found inside a truck on the Venustiano Carranza-Jiquilpan road, near Morelia, the state capital of Michoacan. The specific area is called Cienaga, near the village of San Gregorio. The grisly discovery was made by local farmers.
The scene is close to the Michocan-Jalisco border, where last weekend 17 individuals were also found dead aboard a truck in Tizapan El Alto municipality in Jalisco state. As with this morning's massacre. the 17 dead were also all males and all shot to death.