Another Juarez Police Officer Murdered
POSTED: Saturday, January 28, 2012 - 6:42pm
UPDATED: Monday, January 30, 2012 - 10:58am
JUAREZ - Another police officer has been killed in Juarez, bringing the total number of officers killed this year to eight.
Police say the officer Julian Baena had just left work and had pulled up to his South Juarez home when he was shot multiple times.
Baena is the third officer killed in the last 24 hours.
On Wednesday, the chief of police received threats that a police officer would be killed every day.
Meanwhile, police have not made any arrests in the murder of the head of the Chihuahua Public Defenders Office.
Jose Luis Zea Frescas, 40, was shot and killed as he was driving his truck in Southeast Juarez.
Police say he was shot five times.