Authorities in Michoacán reported on Monday a balance of 8 men killed by an armed attack in a business of machines or video games in the la Magdalena colony, municipality of Uruapan.
Another person was injured by the attack.
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«On site, the staff of the Public Prosecutor’s Office carry out acts of location and fixation of clues and the transfer of the bodies to the Medical Forensic Service has already been arranged for the practice of the necropsy of the law,» the Michoacán Prosecutor’s Office said, in a statement.
«Similarly, investigations were undertaken to determine the circumstances in which the facts were recorded and to achieve their clarification,» he added.
In view of the report on the shooting in the colony La Magdalena, the Ministry of Security of Michoacán reported on an operational deployment, involving elements of the National Guard, the Army and the State Prosecutor’s Office.
Last Sunday, the Michoacán Prosecutor’s Office reported on the discovery of a site that was used for clandestine burials, in the La Loma colony of Uruapan.
«During the work that has been carried out so far in the area, 11 decaying corpses were located, which were transferred to the Forensic Medical Service, in accordance with the protocols, for the practice of the necropsy of the law and the respective expert opinions,» the Prosecutor’s Office said.
Earlier, on 31 January, an operation implemented by the Michoacán authorities, in which three suspected criminals were arrested, sparked a series of blockades with burned-out cars, also in Uruapan.
Among those arrested, according to Quadratín, was Luis Felipe «N», alias «El Vocho», alleged leader of the criminal group Los Viagras.
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