08 Jun '11, 8am

Baby shot dead, man and boy beheaded in Mexico border city: @Tori_Lennox @14Kathi

MEXICO CITY - A six-month-old baby died after being shot in the head by hitmen in northern Mexico, where officials Tuesday also reported the discovery of two headless males, including a teenage boy. In further suspected drug violence, the dismembered bodies of two men were found hanging from a bridge on the road to the beach resort of Acapulco, local officials said Tuesday. Gruesome violence, often revenge attacks between warring drug gangs, has left more than 28,000 dead in Mexico since 2006. Hitmen chased a man into a house in the country's most violent city of Ciudad Juarez and killed him on Saturday before shooting the baby in another room, Chihuahua state justice officials said. The baby died two days later. At least 19 minors under the age of 10 have been killed as a result of violent attacks this year in the border city, according to a press tally. The heads of a 15...

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