11 in one family killed in Mexico

At least 11 members of a family have been killed in Mexico after an attack.

Two underage girls are currently in hospital. The attack happened on Friday in the Mexican city of Coxcatlan in central Mexico.

Amongst the dead are five women, four men and two underage girls.

The prosecutor’s office for the state of Puebla has issued a statement saying that the attack was carried out by men on foot. It was not immediately clear the manner in which the deaths occurred.

The prosecutor’s office is investigating the attack and have put two eyewitnesses under protection.