Radio journalist shot dead in Mexico

10th February, 2019 10:44:48 printer

MEXICO CITY: A Mexican radio journalist was shot dead Saturday in a restaurant in Tabasco state, east of the capital, the latest victim in what has become one of the world’s deadliest countries for the press, reports AFP.

Jesus Ramos Rodriguez was killed in the town of Emiliano Zapata, an official from the local prosecutor’s office told AFP.

According to local media, Ramos had hosted a news bulletin for the 99.9 FM radio station for more than two decades.