Nine dead at Colombia holiday party

Dec. 31, 2012 at 5:02 PM

MEDELLIN, Colombia, Dec. 31 (UPI) -- Police in Medellin, Colombia, said five men and four women were massacred at a holiday party in the town of Envigado.

La FM reported the nine were apparent victims of gunshots.

Colombia Reports said the region, known for the drug trade, recently has seen a sharp increase in homicides.

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