Mormon pioneer Alma Dayer LeBaron had a vision when he moved his breakaway sect of polygamists to this valley 60 years ago: His many children would live in peace and prosperity among the pretty pecan orchards they would plant in the desert.
In the past three months, American Mormon communities in Mexico have been sucked into a dust devil of violence sweeping the borderlands.
- Violence Targets Police, Media in Mexico Massacre (abcnews.go.com)
- Drug cartel suspected in massacre of 72 migrants (msnbc.msn.com)
- Mexico Migrants Massacre: Drug Cartel Suspected In Killing Of 72 (huffingtonpost.com)