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One man arrested in murder of Canadians in Mexico

Mexican police say they are still searching for one more suspect...

One man is in custody in connection with the deaths of two Canadians in Mexico.

According to Mexican officials, Julio Cesar Castillo was arrested on Wednesday, and police in the country are reportedly searching for the suspect's brother.

It was on Sunday, that 72 year old Nina Discombe and 84 year old Edward Kular were found dead in a home south of Guadalahara.

Kular is from Toronto and has been spending his winters in Mexico for the last 35 years.

Police say robbery was the motive with Castillo and his brother working on a home next door, and allegedly had a plan to steal the couple's TV.

Officers say during the robbery, the woman woke up and recognized one of her attackers, which led to the murders.

Castillo will be charged with murder.

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  1. john posted on 02/15/2014 12:25 PM
    lets hope thay got the right one not like the last time thay tried to blame 2 Canadians for the murder .
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