Armed men arrived in a van at La Playa Men's Club, located at the Av. del Trabajo; they opened fire on the customers with large caliber rifles and then fled the scene.
Ataque que armado en Salamanca, Guanajuato, deja 14 muertos y 10 lesionados en La Playa men's club pic.twitter.com/novOLlqLmx— AL INSTANTE BAJÍO (@alinstantebajio) March 9, 2019
Police arrived at the scene and confirmed the death of 14 people.
Seven others were taken to area hospitals with various injuries.
Falla por todos lados el operativo #GolpeDeTimón en #Gto; en #Salamanca,sicarios a bordo de 3 camionetas atacaron el bar “La Playa Men’s Club” y ejecutaron a 14 hombres, hay otra decena de heridos. #GuanajuatoDelTerror pic.twitter.com/BmSJsMVnLy— Edgar Fabián (@edgarfabianvf) March 9, 2019
So far, the reason for the attack and the whereabouts of those responsible remain unknown.