“Sol Prendido” for Borderland Beat

Three nearly simultaneous attacks took the lives of four men in the community of Mexicanos in the municipality of Villagrán.

Authorities are already investigating the possible relationship between the events.

It was shortly after 10:00 p.m. on Saturday night when the first attack was reported on Lazaro Cardenas Boulevard at the corner of the railroad.

A dead man with multiple gunshot wounds was found at the site.

At another point on Aldama street, the bodies of two men were found with various gunshot wounds.

A fourth man was found on 16 de Septiembre street, also with gunshot wounds after falling victim to an armed attack.

All streets were cordoned off by municipal authorities and then the Public Prosecutor’s Office was notified for further investigation.

For the moment the motive of the murders are being investigated to determine any possible relationship.

The victims were taken to the Forensic Medical Service for the autopsy.