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Gunmen execute 15 in Mexico

By the CNN Wire Staff
  • 15 bodies left in middle of a road
  • Victims include two women
  • Bodies found piled up with hands tied

(CNN) -- Fifteen people -- including two women -- were tortured and executed in the border state of Tamaulipas, state media said.

The victims were found Thursday afternoon in San German town, according to Notimex.

Their bodies were on top of one another with their hands tied behind their backs in the middle of a road, Notimex reported. Firearm casings were scattered in the area.