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Mexico: Mourners bid farewell to mother and 4 children killed in Mormon family massacre

Mexico, Galeana Municipality in Chihuahua
November 09, 2019 at 07:18 GMT +00:00 · Published

Family and friends gathered for the funeral ceremony for four victims of the Mormon LeBaron family massacre in Galeana Municipality in Chihuahua on Friday after nine members of the family were killed by suspected drug cartel gunmen in northern Mexico.

Little children helped carry the coffins of Rhonita Miller and her four children and later looked on and cried as the victims were laid to rest.

On Tuesday the Mormon family was gunned down in their cars killing nine of its members, three women, and six children. The attack is thought to have been carried out by a drug cartel operating between Mexico and the US. An investigation into the events is still ongoing.

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Family and friends gathered for the funeral ceremony for four victims of the Mormon LeBaron family massacre in Galeana Municipality in Chihuahua on Friday after nine members of the family were killed by suspected drug cartel gunmen in northern Mexico.

Little children helped carry the coffins of Rhonita Miller and her four children and later looked on and cried as the victims were laid to rest.

On Tuesday the Mormon family was gunned down in their cars killing nine of its members, three women, and six children. The attack is thought to have been carried out by a drug cartel operating between Mexico and the US. An investigation into the events is still ongoing.

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