Isidro Avila, head of the Special Anti Kidnapping Group of the under-secretariat of Justice for the state of Chihuahua was assassinated in a surprise attack as he left his home in Cd. Juarez. He was killed with over 20 bullets fired from an AK47, in front of his family.

This article goes on to comment on the other 13 murders committed in Chihuahua in the last 24 hours.