Five killed, 3 decapitated in new year weekend at Acapulco
Mexico city,Jan4:At least five people were killed over the New Year’s weekend in the Mexican resort city of Acapulco, including three men who were found decapitated in a central neighbourhood.
The three severed heads were found on Saturday, on a residential street atop a car’s roof, with the bodies inside.
The killings were confirmed by a law enforcement official who was not authorised to discuss the matter publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity.
Another police officer was shot dead yesterday in Atoyac de Alvarez, about 90 kilometres from Acapulco, according to an Associated Press report..