Violence continues to increase in the port of Acapulco, Guerrero. Yesterday gunmen from one of the drug cartels operating in the area killed two youths. The first incident occurred at approximately 17:30 pm when a young man about 15 years was shot when he was at the intersection of José Luis Curiel. Manuel Gomez Morin, was only a few meters from the premises of the Partido Accion Nacional . The young man had been shot several times in the head. The body was left surrounded in blood. Elements of the Municipal Police and the Mexican Army were the first to arrive on the scene.
Then, after 18:00 hours, another young man, also approximately 15 years old was killed in the colonial streets of Bella Vista. Police authorities did not appear on the scene so Service Medical Examiner who took him to the morgue for autopsy removed the body.