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Mexican Police Say They’ve Arrested a Suspected Tijuana Serial Killer After Discovering 5 Our bodies

Mexican Police Say They’ve Arrested a Suspected Tijuana Serial Killer After Finding 5 Bodies


(TIJUANA, Mexico) — A fifth physique has been discovered on a property on this border metropolis, and Mexican officers stated Tuesday that they’re starting to suspect they might have a serial killer in custody.

Baja California state prosecutor Hiram Sánchez stated the suspect, who’s the son-in-law of the primary couple discovered buried on the property final week, could have lured victims with gives of vehicles on the market. The suspect’s identify has not been launched.

Sánchez stated the suspect will face homicide expenses within the deaths of his in-laws. However he added that investigators are trying into a number of different reported disappearances wherein the lacking folks have been final ween close to the property on the town’s south facet.

A fifth physique was discovered discovered there Monday, a male who had not but been recognized, officers stated.

4 our bodies have been uncovered on the property final week. Authorities stated they initially discovered the our bodies of the suspect’s in-laws, twin U.S.-Mexican residents. Then late Saturday, officers introduced two extra our bodies in a sophisticated state of decomposition have been found.

The suspect was deported from the U.S. in 2012 and had been dwelling at a property in Tijuana owned by his in-laws, officers have stated.

Maria Teresa López, 65, and her husband, Jesús Rubén López, 70, entered Mexico on Jan. 10 to retrieve the equal of $6,400 in lease for flats they owned within the metropolis that their son-in-law had supposedly collected on their behalf.

A daughter reported the couple from Backyard Grove, California, lacking the subsequent day.

Authorities suspect the person killed his in-laws in a dispute over cash. They are saying he confessed to burying them on their property the place he lived.

The opposite victims haven’t been recognized.

Investigators are specializing in experiences of people that disappeared after inquiring about vehicles on the market. In a single case, it was a person, and in one other occasion a pair disappeared, Sánchez stated it was too early to know in the event that they have been the opposite our bodies discovered on the property.