Mexico: 3 arrests after a massacre in a detox centre

Mexique: 3 arrestations après un massacre dans un centre de désintoxication

Mexico city | Three suspects have been arrested for the attack on a drug rehabilitation centre for addicts of Irapuato, in the mexican State of Guanajuato (centre), who had killed 27 people, the 1er in July, announced on Sunday the public prosecutor.

“We are announcing today the identification of three main participants involved in this horrendous crime,” said the public prosecutor on Twitter.

On the 1st of July, 27 people were killed in this attack by gunmen who arrived in a vehicle, had forced the victims to lie on the ground before it died.

The State of Guanajuato, one of the main industrial centers of Mexico, with notably large factories of automobile manufacturers, is hard hit by violence related to organized crime.

According to the local press, the massacre of the detox centre is part of the war without thank you between the powerful cartel Jalisco Nueva Generacion and the cartel, rival of Santa Rosa de Lima for the control of drug trafficking and fuel in the region.

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