The Beat is New Mexico!---Do we have to be stuck at the bottom of the barrel?--- Perspectives from Southern NM and the border region
Sunday, July 18, 2010
Gov. Duarte's Nephew Murdered
Mario Humberto Medina Vela, a nephew of Governor-elect César Duarte Jaquez, was shot and killed at his father's shop last Wednesday afternoon. Unknown assailants entered the shop and asked for the owner. After a struggle, Mario Humberto was shot in the back. Surveillance cameras recorded the scene. Mr. Medina was close to his uncle.