Matt Potter 3:30 p.m., April 23
California brothers found dead in Mexicali
Two men from Calexico murdered in neighboring Mexicali
Two brothers, who were U.S. citizens from Calexico, California, were found dead in an abandoned gas station in Mexicali, Baja California on February 20th. The men, who were identified only as Daniel and Cristian, were bound with tape and suffered multiple gunshot wounds. Local authorities stated the bodies of the 19 and 21 year old men were found around 7:30am.
Authorities released few other details, except that the incident is suspected to be related to drug trafficking.
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