UPDATE: New death toll update on Mexico cartel attack near US border

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BY TEAM DML / DECEMBER 1, 2019 /

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican security forces on Sunday killed seven more members of a presumed cartel assault force that rolled into a town near the Texas border and staged an hour-long attack, officials said, bringing the death toll to at least 21.

The Coahuila state government said in a statement that lawmen were still chasing remnants of the force that arrived in a convoy of trucks and attacked the city hall of Villa Union on Saturday.

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RELATED — BREAKING: MAJOR SHOOT-OUT WITH MEXICAN CARTEL NEAR U.S. BORDER LEAVES 14 DEAD [VIDEOS, PHOTOS]

Gov. Miguel Angel Riquelme said at least 14 people had died by that afternoon, four of them police officers. He also said then that several municipal workers were missing. It wasn’t clear if they had since been located.

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