In this March 8, 2017, photo, members of the Solecito search group carry the coffin of Pedro Huesca, a police detective who disappeared in 2013 and was recently found in a mass grave, as they walk to the cemetery in Palmas de Abajo, Veracruz, Mexico. Veracruz is the location of a new mass grave, containing at least 166 human skulls. Photo: AP

Mexican drug war investigators make grim discovery: 166 human skulls in mass grave

Veracruz state, where the remains were found, was the scene of bloody turf battles between the Zeta and Jalisco drug cartels

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In this March 8, 2017, photo, members of the Solecito search group carry the coffin of Pedro Huesca, a police detective who disappeared in 2013 and was recently found in a mass grave, as they walk to the cemetery in Palmas de Abajo, Veracruz, Mexico. Veracruz is the location of a new mass grave, containing at least 166 human skulls. Photo: AP
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