The Attorney General of Sinaloa said, three women a teenager and a child under seven years old died when gunmen ambushed them while traveling aboard a cargo truck on a dirt road in the village of El Rosario.
The prosecution said in a statement that police found 64 shell casings at the site of the attack. He said that so far no one has been arrested and the culprits are un identified, nor is it known why the attack happened on Wednesday. The state of Sinaloa in the west, is home to most of the drug lords of Mexico and know that their mountain areas are used for growing marijuana.
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