In Mexico, it was announced that 7 people from the same family, including a minor, were killed in the city of Boca del Rio, Veracruz state.
The press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs said: “A criminal case has been initiated into the death of 7 people, 3 women and 4 men, including a minor.”
Local media quoted the residents of the Boca del Río municipality that “7 members of the same family were killed and that this family owned butcher shops in the city.”
According to government statistics, the number of intentional homicides in Mexico has declined slightly in recent years, with almost 11,000 such crimes recorded in the last period of 2022.
She noted that more than 65% of these crimes occurred in 9 separate states, and that the cause of these incidents was purely material.