Abraham Barrios Caporal escorted by police
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Mexico drug war: Tamaulipas murder suspect 'confesses'

The Mexican army says a man arrested two days ago has confessed to involvement in the murder in Tamaulipas state of 72 migrants last year.

Officials say Abraham Barrios Caporal told them he and other alleged members of the Zetas drug cartel killed the migrants because they suspected them of belonging to a rival cartel.

  • 01 Jul 2011
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