Mexican candidate arrested in rivals shooting

first_imgAssociated PressTUXTLA GUTIERREZ, Mexico (AP) – Police in southern Mexico have arrested a mayoral candidate for the former ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party for the shooting death of a member of a rival party.Detective Mario Gonzalez says candidate Ulises Grajales was found after a manhunt in connection with the shooting death of Edgardo Hernandez from the conservative National Action Party.Grajales’ party has cancelled his candidacy. Think Tank analyzes the second round of Democratic debates Comments   Share   Top Stories Sponsored Stories More Valley freeways to be closed this weekend for improvements New Year’s resolution: don’t spend another year in a kitchen you don’t likecenter_img Gonzalez said Tuesday that Grajales is being held at prosecutors’ offices in the capital of the southern state of Chiapas pending charges.Hernandez was putting up posters for President Felipe Calderon’s conservative party when the mayoral candidate started following his vehicle and, witnesses say, opened fire.Because he has not yet been charged, Grajales did not have a lawyer of record.(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) Meghan McCain to release audiobook on conservatism, family Quick workouts for men New high school in Mesa lets students pick career paths The difference between men and women when it comes to painlast_img

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