An estimated 100+ drug cartel gunmen riding in an estimated 30 pickup trucks and SUV’s attacked Mexican Federal Police officers in the city of Apatzingán in the state of Michoacan.
Reports of 7 to 9 deaths resulted from the gun battle. At this point, it is unknown how many of the dead were police officers or cartel gunmen.
The attack was caught on surveillance and cell phone cameras.
Video #3 Caravan of vehicles carrying cartel gunmen recorded by a cell phone camera.