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Mexican authorities discover package with 4 human skulls headed to US

Mexico's Guardia Nacional
Mexico’s Guardia Nacional

(QUERÉTARO, MEXICO) — Mexican security discovered a package with four human skulls wrapped in transparent plastic and aluminum foil bound for the United States on Sunday.

The package, headed for Manning, South Carolina, was discovered at a security checkpoint at the Queretaro Intercontinental Airport when X-ray equipment detected the four skulls, according to the Mexican National Guard.

The grizzly discovery allegedly came from the Michoacan, notoriously one of the most dangerous areas in Mexico.

Officials have given no additional details on the identities of the four skulls, and have not stated whether the skulls are evidence of a crime committed, according to sources.