Decomposed body discovered in empty Juarez lot, murders top 125 for March

Juarez

JUAREZ, Mex. (KTSM) — March is shaping up to be the most violent month of 2020, as murders continue to rise in Juarez.

Tuesday, residents in Colonia Polo Gamboa in South Juarez discovered a decomposed body in an empty lot. Juarez Municipal Police believe the body had been there for months before neighbors discovered it.

Authorities believe the person was a man, but are awaiting an autopsy to confirm.

With seven days left in the month of March, Juarez has already tallied 125 murders.

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