In the community is Santa Monica, in the town of Juarez, Nuevo Leon, the military detected a suspicious vehicle, that accelerated when they saw the troops. The vehicle was intercepted and the three occupants were questioned. One of the occupants was a former police officer.
The military conducted a search of the vehicle and in the trunk they found two men that had sings of being tortured. The victims had their hands tied behind their back with duck tape. One man was dead but the other man was still alive, however, despite the effort of the military in rendering aid, the man also died at the scene.
The three suspects said they were looking for a place to dump the bodies and were just following orders from their bosses. The suspects apprehended were identified as former police officer Martín Arriaga Chavarría 46, as well as Jesús Emmanuel Cárdenas Duelos 25, and Hilario Francisco Rodríguez Rodríguez 38.