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Wife shot after paying ransom for kidnapped husband

Heroica Veracruz, Veracruz — A woman who paid a ransom for the return of her husband was shot and killed, say police.

According to the investigation, the woman arrived in Tuxpan at the request of her husband’s kidnappers to pay them 400,000 peso for his freedom. However plans changed for the kidnappers who, after taking her money, shot her in the head.

The woman, who was originally from the municipality of Xiutetelco, Puebla, arrived last Friday at Tuxpan to pay the ransom for her husband.

The 31-year-old woman was discovered deceased, while the dismembered body of her husband was found along a street in Pánuco.

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