8 decomposing bodies found inside car in northern Mexico
Sat Aug 11, 2012 2:55PM
The statement added that the badly decomposed bodies were left there several days ago.The development comes a day after authorities in the San Luis Potosi state located a sports utility vehicle with 14 bodies stuffed inside.
Federal police said on Friday that a man who escaped from the SUV told investigator he played dead and then escaped when the gunmen stopped at a gas station.He hid in nearby hills until state police officers helped him and took him to a hospital. Drug violence has killed more than 47,500 people since former President Felipe Calderon launched an offensive against Mexico's cartels, when he took office in December 2006. MP/JR