14 December 2015

Alfredo García Márquez

History Case Summary

Name: Alfredo García Márquez

Position: Anchor of talk show "Encuentro" on radio station XEDL "La fuerza de la palabra" (The Strength of the Word) of Grupo Radio, in Hermosillo, Sonora state, Mexico

Age: 49, 13 years as the show’s host

Date of death: October 31, 2000

Circumstances: Found dead at his home, it being estimated that he had died 36 to 48 hours previously; he had been shot in the head

Probable cause: On Tuesday, November 7, 2000, Manuel Enrique Márquez, 20, was arrested; according to the police, he confessed to having killed García Márquez in self-defense after the latter insisted on their having sexual relations. Three friends of the young soldier helped him dispose of evidence.

News Reports Cases

Host of Radio XEDL talk show "Encuentro" Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico

Judicial Proceedings