Mexican authorities investigating how one of their elite federal drug enforcement agents was kidnapped and killed near Cancun.
The murder comes days after cartel gunmen kidnapped two others in the coastal state of Nayarit.
Peña, a Mexican Federal Police agent, had been working undercover targeting the street-level distribution of drugs in Cancun, Quintana Roo.
The murder of the federal police officer comes days after two federal investigators were kidnapped in Nayarit.
As Breitbart Texas reported, cartel gunmen forced the agents to make a video where they claimed the government was unlawfully victimizing organized crime members.