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Blog del Narco: Three Young Men Executed in Sinaloa (Picture Warning)

Blog del Narco: Three Young Men Executed in Sinaloa (Picture Warning)

Three men were "shot" to death with assault rifles last night near the town Agua Salada, belonging to the township of Pericos, Mocorito. Their hands bound with rope behind their bodies, they were found lying on the side of the road. The road led to a farm in the village of Agua Salada Bachoco. continue reading »

Shining Path Leader Tied to Narco Trafficking

Shining Path Leader Tied to Narco Trafficking

The last of Peru's original Shining Path guerrilla leaders had ties to drug traffickers and ordered the murders of a family that failed to make payments to the group, a witness told a Lima court, judicial officials said. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Man Murdered in Guamuchil, Sinaloa ( Warning: Graphic Photo)

Blog del Narco: Man Murdered in Guamuchil, Sinaloa ( Warning: Graphic Photo)

Alfonso Bernal Edson, 34-year-old, was found dead with a shot in the face, on a road that leads to the local pantheon. The discovery of the body occurred on a dirt road. The victim had two gunshots to the head and was not carrying any identification in his clothes. continue reading »

Narco Blog: Five Young Men Found Executed in Guerrero ( Picture Warning)

Narco Blog: Five Young Men Found Executed in Guerrero ( Picture Warning)

Early Friday five youths were murdered being shot in the head and their bodies were dumped in the main square of Tecpan de Galeana, in the Costa Grande region of Guerrero state. An anonymous caller alerted the security forces of the three tiers of Public Safety who left against the City of Tecpan five bodies. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Bodies Recovered of 17 Kombo Kolombia Musicians From Well

Blog del Narco: Bodies Recovered of 17 Kombo Kolombia Musicians From Well

After three days of searching for human remains in a water well in the town of Mina, the Medical Examiner today reported that the bodies of the 17 staff members and Kombo Kolombia musical group, were returned to their families. continue reading »

Mexican Priest Hope His Films of Peace Will Reduce Narco Violence

Mexican Priest Hope His Films of Peace Will Reduce Narco Violence

The violence associated with organized crime that is besetting Mexico has spurred a Catholic priest to write and produce a series of short film features that he hopes will touch the hearts of both victims and victimizers. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Police Chief and Wife Injured in Jalisco

Blog del Narco: Police Chief and Wife Injured in Jalisco

The police chief of Hostotipaquillo was gunned down this morning along with his wife and one of his bodyguards, near the main square of the Municipality. The police chief was identified as Lucio Rosales Astorga. continue reading »

Man Who Killed General with Mexican Narco Ties Gets 50-Year Sentence

Man Who Killed General with Mexican Narco Ties Gets 50-Year Sentence

A man has been sentenced by a Mexico City court to serve 50 years in prison for the April 20, 2012, murder of retired Gen. Mario Arturo Acosta Chaparro, judicial officials said. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Body Discovered in Shallow Grave in Monterrey (Photo Warning)

Blog del Narco: Body Discovered in Shallow Grave in Monterrey (Photo Warning)

A body was found buried in the west of Monterrey. The discovery of the body was on a dirt road, located about 2 kilometers from the terminus of the Avenida Paseo de los Leones. A source said the body was located after authorities received an anonymous tip. continue reading »

MEXICO: Found Bodies May be Those of Missing Musicians

MEXICO: Found Bodies May be Those of Missing Musicians

Four bodies found in a well in Mina, a city in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon, may be those of the Kombo Kolombia band members reported missing last week, security officials said Monday. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Band Members of Kolombia Kombo Found Tortured and Murdered

Blog del Narco: Band Members of Kolombia Kombo Found Tortured and Murdered

Authorities of the State of Nuevo Leon staged an intense mobilization in the municipality of Mina, after an anonymous caller notified them that members of the musical group Kolombia Kombo, had been kidnapped. The group was taken by armed men continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Man Executed in Drive By in Teloloapan ( Picture Warning- GRAPHIC)

Blog del Narco: Man Executed in Drive By in Teloloapan ( Picture Warning- GRAPHIC)

The victim, identified as Juan Carlos Roman Roman, 43 years old, who lived on Lazaro Cardenas Street in the city of Teloloapan, had at least two bullet wounds in the back. According to his companion, a man of 34 years old, both were drinking alcoholic beverages in public when suddenly, two men who were traveling aboard a continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Man Executed in Streets of Oaxaca

Blog del Narco: Man Executed in Streets of Oaxaca

Alberto Vasquez Guerra, known as the "Tequin", 38 years old, was executed yesterday afternoon a few meters from his home. This was announced the Attorney General in the State. The attack happened on Melchor Ocampo Avenue, between Liberty Street and Constitution of the Seventh Section of Juchitán. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Cartel Members Held in Murder and Dismemberment of Six

Blog del Narco: Cartel Members Held in Murder and Dismemberment of Six

Body parts found stuffed into plastic bags in the central Mexican state of Mexico belonged to six different victims, authorities said. Police arrested 11 people in connection with the killings, the state's public safety secretary, Salvador Neme Sastre, told a press conference in Toluca, the state capital. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Dismembered Bodies Found in Toluca, Mexico

Blog del Narco: Dismembered Bodies Found in Toluca, Mexico

Plastic bags containing dismembered bodies were found Wednesday in the central Mexican city of Toluca, sources in the Mexico state government told Efe. continue reading »