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The body of an alleged gang member following a shootout in Ayagualo, El Salvador, in May 2016 that police say began when one of their patrols was ambushed. Photo by Martin do Nascimento for The Texas Tribune.

The body of an alleged gang member following a shootout in Ayagualo, El Salvador, in May 2016 that police say began when one of their patrols was ambushed. Photo by Martin do Nascimento for The Texas Tribune.

The body of an alleged gang member following a shootout in Ayagualo, El Salvador, in May 2016 that police say began when one of their patrols was ambushed. Photo by Martin do Nascimento for The Texas Tribune.