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Pile of dead bodies found in north Mexico after gang clash

AP  |  Mexico City 

Mexico's says an undetermined number of bodies have been found in the northern border state of in what appears to have been a mass killing involving drug gangs.

that between 19 and 20 burned bodies were found near the remains of burned-out pickup trucks near the border town of

said Thursday the killings appear to have been part of a dispute between gangs.

He said details would be released once all the information was gathered.

The area around in the had long been dominated by the Zetas drug cartel, but that cartel has since splintered.

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First Published: Thu, January 10 2019. 20:35 IST