Mexico: 11 people killed in inter-gang shootout at Guanajuato


Mexico City: A total of 11 people, including four women, were killed in a bloody shootout in a bar in the central Mexico state of Guanajuato.

According to government officials, the gory incident took place at a bar near the town of Jaral del Progreso near the border with Michoacán state.

The enmity between the Santa Rosa de Lima gang and the Jalisco cartel is suspected to be the reason behind the incident.

The town of Jaral del Progreso has been a point of incursion for the Jalisco cartel as it attempts to extend its influence into Guanajuato.