14 dead in Mexican gun battle bear Texas botder


At least 14 people have been killed in a gun battle in Mexico.

Security forces fought an hour-long battle with suspected drug cartel gunmen in Villa Union, just an hour away from the US border.

Coahuila state governor Miguel Riquelme Solis told local media four of the dead were police officers killed in the initial confrontation, and that several municipal workers were missing.

-Noah Harte