Authorities searched a mass grave near Mexico City as anxious relatives braced to learn whether the remains were those of 12 young people kidnapped in May.
Mexican police and forensic personnel work on August 22, 2013 at a park in the municipality of Tlalmanalco, some 30 km southeast of Mexico City where at least 7 bodies were discovered in a mass grave. Authorities searched the grave as anxious relatives braced to learn whether the remains were those of 12 young people kidnapped in May.
Mexico City's top prosecutor, Rodolfo Rios, said the decomposed bodies of seven people have been recovered since the search began in a park on Wednesday. Workers were still digging the muddied pit.
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