How much Mexican drug violence spills over into the US? No one really knows

http://twitter.com/#!/NBCLA/status/180931481621897216

from MSNBC:

Tangye Beckham worries about what the night will bring.  That’s usually when her family’s 100-acre ranch begins to crawl with drug and immigrant traffickers from Mexico heading north into the United States.

“They’re belligerent, they carry weapons,” she said. “It’s a nightly problem with them being on the property. They’ve already tried to break in.”

Recently, as she was closing one of her gates in the pre-dawn hours, Beckham found herself surrounded by a group of illegal immigrants and feared being attacked.  By running to her car, she said, she was able to get away, badly shaken.

Santa Muerte cult now spreading to the US http://t.co/wyDE4lNo via @neglectedwar #drugwar #mexico #border #tijuana #sandiego

— sdmattpotter (@sdmattpotter) March 17, 2012

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