August 17, 2013
In two separate events, a total of 16 people were killed in Guerrero, according to reports from the Attorney General of the State (PGJE).
The first event occurred in the village of El Cajon Totolapan municipality of San Miguel, located in the Tierra Caliente region, where eight people were found murdered with gunshot wounds.
Also found were a AR-15 rifle, a 9mm pistol, six magazines AK-47, AR-15 six magazines, a grenade, 170 rounds of ammunition 7.62 223 192 cartridges and three trimmings.
The second event was reported in the town of Taxco de Alarcón, in the North, where in a clandestine grave eight bodies were found with gunshot wounds and in an advanced state of decomposition.
The preliminary report Tierra Caliente authorities indicate that none of the victims had been identified.