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The victims include two women and three men who received multiple gunshot wounds in Mazatlan, Sinaloa. - At least five people have been reported as shot by the ministerial authorities in the community of The Chapalota, in the town of Mazatlan.
Authorities believe it may be a clash between rival cartels.
Police authorities report that a criminal group consisting of 30 hooded individuals arrived in town to attack the family. Deceased are Jesus Valenzuela, 28, Pattern Geovanny Valenzuela, 26; Cross Pattern Colio, 48; Colio Skipper Martin, 46 years and Guadalupe Patron, 58, who were shot to death.
After the discovery of the bodies in the city, police forces mounted an operation to move to the hills of La Noria in a journey of at least two hours.