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Monahans Man Murdered in Mexico

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MEXICO - A Monahans man murdered in Mexico.

Now, two men are behind bars for the crime.

78-year-old Gilberto Venegas Franco died after he was robbed and shot outside of Ojinaga last week.

Authorities say 25-year-old Iram Urias Baeza was the trigger man.

He's been charged with homicide, aggravated kidnapping and robbery.

A second suspect, 26-year-old Saul Ibarra Olivas, is also in custody but hasn't been charged with anything yet.

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