Four persons were arrested by Mexican police authorities for kidnapping and killing a marine officer, his two sons, and his wife, in the western state of Guerrero in Mexico. The Mexican police said the victims were abducted and subsequently killed last December 16, 2011.
It was learned that one of the children of the slain marine officer is also an enlisted marine. Upon their arrest the suspects admitted to their crime saying they set-up a fake checkpoint and killed them. The police said several firearms, ammunition and a set of handcuffs were also seized from the suspects. Policemen are still continuing their search for the bodies of the victims who remain missing to this day.