Ten bodies were located inside a building in the community of Machines, in Zacatecas.
State authorities indicated that the discovery occurred in response to a citizen complaint attended by the intelligence areas of the Ministry of Public Security, regarding the possible location of lifeless people.
After some diligence and fieldwork, the state prosecutor’s office requested a search warrant that was authorized by a judge.
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Ten human bodies were found half-buried in a clandestine grave inside the building.
So far, expert and investigative work has been carried out to identify the bodies, in order to determine sex, identity and cause of death.
The State Peace Construction Board condemned these events, so it agreed to collaborate in the investigations that allow to locate those responsible.
In Zacatecas, cells of the Sinaloa cartel operate, prey to internal struggles and which is also fighting with the Jalisco New Generation Cartel for control of drug trafficking routes to the United States.
On July 17, eight people who were at a party in the municipality of Pánuco, Zacatecas, were killed.
Earlier, on June 25, a confrontation between alleged members of organized crime left 18 dead in a remote community in the municipality of Valparaíso, in the same state.
Two days earlier, in the state capital, the bodies of two police officers who had been reported missing were found hanging from a bridge.
Also in late June, gunmen broke into a house and killed four women and three men in the municipality of Fresnillo.
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