Sunday, August 14, 2016

Decapitated heads left in cooler boxes outside Government buildings in Guerrero

Translated by Otis B Fly-Wheel for Borderland Beat from a Milenio article

Subject Matter: Decapitations, Guerrero State.
Recommendation: No prior subject matter knowledge required

Reporter: Milenio Redaction
Saturday was a violent day leaving no less than 29 people dead in 11 States, of which 9 of those were carried out in Guerrero.

The State police confirmed the discovery of three heads inside of cooler boxes, as well as three dismembered bodies in different points of Chilpancingo during Saturday morning.

They confirmed that round 03:05 am, personnel of the Secretary of Public Security carried out a patrol about Rene Juarez Cisneros boulevard, when they found three bodies opposite a restaurant, very close to the Government palace.

The victims were left with a message written on card and against extortioners and blackmailers, the manta was signed by "Los Jefes".

Picture from Presencia Noticias

Later, around the Vincente Guerrero boulevard, opposite an agency for vehicles, located at the rear of the barracks for the 35 military zone, were found the heads of three men.

The State prosecutor started an investigation correspondingly, and the bodies were taken to Medical Forensic Service.

In Acapulco two men were shot to death were discovered in the boot of a taxi abandoned on calle Jalisco in the Progreso colonia.

At midday approximately, a 066 call was reported in that calle, at the side of Sports outlet, that there was a vehicle with dead bodies in the interior.

In Acapulco there had been another two homicides, meanwhile in Tixtla and Chilapa had one homicide each.

In Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, authorities advised that in the space of two hours there had been four killings.

Around midnight on Saturday, armed subjects attacked the bar "El Reventon 2" with gunfire, in the Mirasol colonia, that left two dead and four injured.

Minutes after, armed subjects chased a taxi driver along Bernardo Reyes avenue and outside the Rio bar, killing him, the bar is located in the Pablo A Gonzalez colonia.

Around 2:30 hours, gunmen intending to kidnap an alleged drug dealer in the San Angel colonia, he would not be taken so they killed him in front of his friends.

In Chihuahua, Veracruz and Michoacán, there were three homicides reported in each State; in Tamaulipas, Guanajuato, Zacatecas, City of Mexico, San Luis Potosi and Tabasco had one homicide each.

Original article in Spanish at Milenio