November 24th, 2011
11:55 AM ET

At least 20 bodies found in western Mexico

Authorities found more than 20 bodies inside three abandoned vehicles in Guadalajara, Mexico, Thursday, state media reported.

The vehicles were discovered near a monument on one of the city's main avenues, the state-run Notimex news agency said, citing police sources.

Officials did not release the exact number of bodies found Thursday morning.

Jalisco state Attorney General Tomas Coronado Olmos told CNN affiliate TV Azteca that a message was found with the bodies, but he did not disclose what it said.

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  1. banasy©

    Where, Blue, where? I can't see it on my crackberry!

    November 24, 2011 at 12:25 pm | Report abuse |
  2. Blue Mountian

    Since everyone's here, thought I'd post David letterman's top ten for thanks giving

    Top Ten Signs You Had A Bad Thanksgiving
    10."You ran out of booze by 11 a.m."
    9."Most frequently used word at dinner: Heimlich"
    8."Meal was leftovers from last Thanksgiving"
    7."Thanks to new electric knife, kids fought over wishbone and your severed thumb"
    6."The 'turkey' was wearing a dog collar"
    5."Spent day in Times Square waiting for the giant turkey to drop"
    4."Woke up from tryptophan-induced sleep to find yourself naked in the driveway"
    3."When dinner came out, so did your son"
    2."Laura and the twins lock you out"
    1."Your turkey dinner was the only breast you've touched all year"

    November 24, 2011 at 12:26 pm | Report abuse |
  3. yfpnb

    A headline within a headline!!
    Head-line-ception

    November 24, 2011 at 12:26 pm | Report abuse |
  4. WhatWhatWhat?

    I couldn't believe it. I had to read the entire thing 4 or 5 times before it finally sunk in...that's a sentence, not a story. I was hoping for a paragraph at least.

    November 24, 2011 at 12:27 pm | Report abuse |
  5. idiot

    wow is that all it takes to be a reporter these days? NO story. Just post something. Like.. Football scores today, 21-7 14-7 geez don;t need to know the teams right lol what a disgrace CNN has become.

    November 24, 2011 at 12:27 pm | Report abuse |
  6. Blue Mountian

    @ banasy...LOL it's the newest blog, they just posted it.

    November 24, 2011 at 12:28 pm | Report abuse |
  7. banasy©

    This Just In: my phone sucks.

    November 24, 2011 at 12:28 pm | Report abuse |
  8. dike

    omg the drug cartel has got to CNN, this is a code from the drug lord

    November 24, 2011 at 12:29 pm | Report abuse |
  9. Marie

    They say go back to where youre from we dont want you here. Mexico is 2 hours from my home. How far is England? Whos the real wetback?

    November 24, 2011 at 12:30 pm | Report abuse |
  10. CinqoDeMayo

    Those poor people, they must have fallen asleep waiting to get through the intersection and died.

    November 24, 2011 at 12:30 pm | Report abuse |
  11. MulletMan

    Too much information.

    November 24, 2011 at 12:31 pm | Report abuse |
  12. banasy©

    Thanks, Blue.

    November 24, 2011 at 12:31 pm | Report abuse |
  13. Blue Mountian

    y/w

    November 24, 2011 at 12:32 pm | Report abuse |
  14. banasy©

    Well, dayum, that one wasn't much better!

    November 24, 2011 at 12:33 pm | Report abuse |
  15. Howdy Doody

    Listen....why are the American people so gullible? By now it should be obvious that mexico is complicit in all this....any nation that wants to stop these things could....an extreme law can essentially give police dictatorial powers in certain provinces...if the nation wants it....but like Illegal immigration...mexico just pretends not to have anything to do with it all but are actually complicit.....in fact....get this....If not for the fact that Gun running into Mexico from America which is starting to destabilize Mexico..and so the US is actually getting even in this way and threatens not to do anything about it if Mexico does not do something about its drug smugling...these people would do nothing and just claim that it;s America that's at fault for wanting the drugs....Americans really have to get with reading between the lines....and understanding what is not said even better than what is...because most of the time people trying to rip you off are not going to tell you about it....and with our nation...IT SEEMS JUST ABOUT EVERYONE IS TRYING TO RIP US OFF, EVEN OUR OWN!!!!! THIS HAS TO END IF THINGS ARE EVER GOING TO GET BETTER.

    November 24, 2011 at 12:33 pm | Report abuse |
    • WhatWhatWhat?

      Got some bad dope recently, eh? Don't buy joints from the dealers in Miami either, it's Oregano.

      November 24, 2011 at 12:38 pm | Report abuse |
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