XALAPA, Locals from the town of Alvarado, Veracruz reported finding seven half-buried bodies in a vacant area entering Playa La Cava. The bodies showed signs of torture and various gunshot wounds.Elements of the Secretary of the Mexican Navy, the Federal and State and officers of the Attorney General of the State (PGJE) moved immediately to the site where they were found the bodies of four men and three women.
Police beat reporters who arrived at the scene said they received phone calls from Javier Duarte, government spokesman to not broadcast the news.Playa La Cava is one of the busiest entry point for tourists coming from all over the country. A mile away is the Anton Lizardon Naval Academy
The PGJE said it has opened the ministerial case 429/2013. The statement came a day after the discovery the bodies.