Tamaulipas Mexico: Citizen Journalist Reporting on Crime, Murdered, pictures placed on her Twitter account

Posted on October 17, 2014 • Filed under: Crime, Mexico

globalvoicesonline.org reported Citizen groups in the northern Mexican state of Tamaulipas reported yesterday that Twitter user María del Rosario Fuentes Rubio​​ had been kidnapped and murdered. Although it is unknown who was responsible for her death, photographs of Fuentes Rubio’s body appeared on her Twitter stream. Her Twitter account ​@Miut3 ​was suspended shortly thereafter​. After María del Rosario supposedly asked for forgiveness for facing the drug lords, photos of her own murder were published, as well as a posthumous message that warned other citizen journalists to remain quiet about Reyonsa’s violence because “you won’t get anything out of it.” Read Article

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