The family of Diego Fernandez de Cevallos have come to an agreement with the kidnappers for his release, according to prosecutor Arturo Chaevz Chavez with information prvided by the newspaper La Jornada.
The General Prosecutor for the Republic (PGR) has received a letter from the family of Don Diego have confirmed they have received a proof of life and that his freedom is at hand but gave no other details.
Since three weeks ago the General Justice Prosecutor of Queretaro, where the kidnapping happened, dropped the investigation at the request of the PGR. The previous investigation was handled by Chavez Chavez.
A photograph of appeared on the 13th of September signed by “The Mysterious Kidanppers,” along with an email address; firstname.lastname@example.org
The former PAN presidential canditate Diego Fernandez de Cevallos was kidnapped on the 14th of May. The information available suggests that the price of his release is $50 million USD, no motive has been established for his abduction.