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The brazen kidnapping of 27 people from a call-centre in the Caribbean coast resort of Cancun may have been part of a dispute between the owners of the business, prosecutors said Wednesday.
A pair of gunmen burst into a bar and opened fire with pistols, killing one person and wounding 11 others in the Mexican resort city of Playa del Carmen.
Authorities in the Mexican state of Sonora say a shootout at a wake in a border town across from Yuma, Arizona has left one person dead and two wounded.
Mexico City authorities and media report that six people have been killed and three more wounded in a shooting at a street party in a hardscrabble borough.
Authorities in the western Mexico state of Colima say they have found 50 more bodies buried in secret graves just a week after announcing they had found 19 corpses in that area.
Mexican authorities said Thursday that 21 bodies, some burned, have been found in the northern Mexico border state of Tamaulipas in what appears to have been a clash between drug gangs.
Prosecutors in western Mexico said Friday they have found the badly decomposed remains of 16 men and three women in clandestine burial pits.
Marines have found the skeletal remains of six men in illegal burial pits inside a house in the Mexican resort of Acapulco, state officials said Thursday.
Authorities in southern Mexico disarmed and placed under investigation the entire police force in the once-glittering resort of Acapulco on Tuesday, claiming the local cops were infiltrated by drug gangs.
Prosecutors say they have found a total of eight dead bodies on the streets of the Mexican resort city of Cancun, with two bodies dumped at two spots and four others found shot to death individually.
Homicides in Mexico rose by 16 per cent in the first half of 2018, as the country again broke its own records for violence.