The city of Ciudad Juárez had as many as 25 murders recorded in the past day mostly due to the Mexican Drug War.
Five gunmen and two members of the security forces are killed during a shootout while searching for 30 inmates who escaped two days ago during an armed attack on a prison in Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico. Ten prison guards and seven inmates were killed during the attack.
At least nine suspected cartel members are killed in gunfights with government forces during an anti-cartel operation in the city of Reynosa, Mexico. [http:--www.appeal-democrat.com-news-regional_news-latin-america-suspected-cartel-members-killed-in-mexico-border-city-article_0d74dfba-b4ef-52e3-9859-823214654bd1.html (Appeal Democrat)]date=May 2020
Gisela Mota Ocampo, mayor of Temixco in Mexico's Morelos state is assassinated by gunmen at her home, less than a day after taking office. Morelos Governor, Graco Ramírez, attributed Mota's killing to organized crime, without citing a particular drug cartel or gang.