Mayor's Arrest Could Help Locate Mexico's Missing Students
Mexican police arrested the former Iguala Mayor and his wife early Tuesday. The two are believed to be behind the disappearance of 43 students.By Christian Bryant | November 4, 2014
Mexican officials said Tuesday they made a possible break in the case involving the disappearance of 43 college students after arresting a former Mexican mayor and his wife overnight.
Federal police said an elite unit arrested former mayor of Iguala Jose Luis Abarca and his wife, Maria Pineda Villa, in a working-class Mexico City neighborhood. (Video via Google)
Abarca and his wife have been on the run ever since being implicated in the Sept. 26 kidnapping. Mexico's attorney general Jesus Murillo Karam said late last month Villa was the link between the kidnapped students and their abductors — a Mexican gang. (Video via Office of the President of Mexico)