Houduran families crossing between Houduras and Guatemala. Migrants and contraband are ferried across the river. The family in the foreground is fleeing because their 15-year-old was threatened by the Mara-18 gang. She is seeking refugee status with her mother and 11-year-old brother.
Houduran police officers at a crime scene in the La Pradera neighborhood, a Mara-18 gang stonghold, where the body of 7-year-old Kenneth was found tortured and murdered. 7 children have been murdered by the gang in the past month.
Technicians perform an autopsy on a 15-year-old with 15 bullet wounds in his body at the San Pedro Sula morgue. The morgue was struggling more than 60 corpses, all victims of gunshots or other violence over two days. Workers said they regularly receive corpses of children under 10 who had been shot at point-blank range.
Family member wait outside the morgue on the back of a pick-up truck holding a wooden coffin to recevie the body of a family shot five times in the head. His family said it was likely he was killed for not paying local gangs a monthly "war tax" they collect from the residents.