"Couple of days ago Jesus Torres Guzman, delegate of the Municipality of General Francisco R. Murguia south of Zacatecas, received a visit from several members of an Organize Crime group. They asked hm to go door to door to seize the weapons from the inhabitants in a town called Nieves(Snows).
Torres Guzman had agreed to meet with the Cartel members on a sunday to deliver the weapons. He went door to door asking the population to give up its weapons, if not the entire town will suffer the consequences. a message that he was ordered to give.
However when that date arrived. The inhabitants had a plan not to give to the intimidations. They prepared to surprise the threatning criminals, waiting on the site Torres Guzman and the Organize Crime group agreed to meet. Although they were not going to give there weapons up instead they would confront them. A gunbattle erupted between the armed criminals and the civilian population that lasted for various hours. Municipal Police arrived only to met by gunfire from the criminal group and retreated.
It has been confirmed that two people lost there lives. However there identitys are not known. As for the Municipality Offical Jesus Torres Guzman it has been confirmed that he has been kidnapped later on after the clash."