According to statements in a press release, state authorities have alerted citizens about the high violence taking place in their territory.
Between Tuesday and Wednesday, the murder of nine people was been reported in different parts of Colima. Such violence is associated with the presence of organized crime groups.
It was warned as well the worrying increase in murders related to confrontations between members of the Los Mezcales group and the Jalisco Cartel–New Generation. The latter is greatly feared in Mexico because of its numerous crimes.