Teens Killed in Mexican Border State Cartel Attacks

Breitbart | 7/11/2019 | Robert Arce
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Two separate attacks in Ciudad Obregón, Sonora, Wednesday night left three dead and another wounded. One of those killed was a 16-year-old male.

Police in Ciudad Obregón responded to a shooting report at approximately 8:50 pm in Colonia Rincón Del Valle. Upon arrival, they learned three males were shot with rifle fire by a group of gunmen who later sped away in an unspecified vehicle. The three males, one a 16-year-old, were transported to a local hospital where they eventually died.

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A short time later, municipal police responded to a second attack in Colonia Nueva Palmira, where they discovered an unidentified male lying outside a residence with several gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital and is listed in serious condition.

Investigative personnel from the state prosecutor’s office took control of both crime scenes. Ciudad Obregón is located approximately 330 miles south of Arizona and is experiencing a spike in cartel-related violence.

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On Tuesday night at approximately 8:30 pm, gunmen in a passing vehicle opened fire on two 15-year-old males who were walking along a road in colonia Campanario, striking them multiple times. The juveniles were later identified as Héctor Raúl and Jared,...
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