MEXICO CITY – Mexican authorities say 9 folks have been killed and a baby wounded in two gunbattles within the northern border state of Sonora.
State prosecutors say in an announcement Tuesday that the primary firefight happened the earlier afternoon in Agua Prieta, which lies throughout the border from Douglas, Arizona. 4 males and a lady have been discovered useless in two vehicles and mendacity on a avenue. Some have been clad in tactical vests, and assault rifles have been recovered on the scene.
About two hours later, extra gunfire erupted on a freeway in close by Naco. 4 males have been discovered shot useless in a automobile with Arizona license plates. A 12-year-old boy was wounded by a stray bullet however his life was not at risk.
Police have been investigating whether or not the incidents have been linked.