Members of Guerreros Unidos placed banners in the town of Iguala demanding that the state government release 22 municipal police prisoners, held for the slaughter of normalistas from Ayotzinapa.
The members of the criminal group warned that if the government does not release the police, they will reveal the names of the politicians who support their criminal activities.
Official reports state that this morning several banners were placed with the following message:
"Federal and state government and all those who supported us - we demand the release of the 22 policemen arrested. We give you 24 hours to release them. If not released, you'll face the consequences. We'll start giving the names of people in government who supported us - the war has started... sincerely: GU "(sic).
The banners were removed by soldiers from 27th Infantry Battalion.
This comes a day after theAttorney General for Guerrero, Iñaky Blanco Cabrera, said municipal police and hitmen for the Guerreros Unidos cartel detained and executed 17 normalistas Ayotzinapa.