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The FBI will join the investigation into an attack that killed 9 Mormon family members in Mexico

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The FBI will join the investigation into an attack that killed 9 Mormon family members in Mexico

by CNN Wire

The FBI is taking part in the investigation into an attack that left nine people dead last week in Mexico near the US border.

Three women and six children, all of the Mormon faith, were shot dead in the mountains on November 4 when suspected drug cartels opened fire on a remote dirt road in Sonora state. The victims were dual citizens of Mexico and the United States.

“The FBI will be providing assistance at the invitation of the Mexican government with the investigation into the recent attack against American citizens,” the FBI said in a statement. “The FBI remains committed to working alongside our international partners to help bring justice to the perpetrators of this heinous act of violence.”

Mexico’s foreign ministry sent an invitation to the FBI to assist in the investigation. In a statement Sunday, Mexico reiterated its commitment to investigate the facts to ensure justice to the affected families

Read more: https://q13fox.com/2019/11/11/the-fbi-will-join-the-investigation-into-an-attack-that-killed-9-mormon-family-members-in-mexico/