Four lives, two worlds

Mexicans left to make a better life; villagers mourn their final return

Sixteen-hundred miles from their Mexican home, the four illegal immigrants toiled as brick masons in Greater Cincinnati so their families could survive the poverty of this village.

Like thousands of men before them, they left this dusty place in vans packed shoulder-to-shoulder in a desperate run from poverty to prosperity.

But these four came back in coffins, the victims of unsolved, brutal murders.

Published in: on January 27, 2008 at 2:20 pm  Leave a Comment  

The URI to TrackBack this entry is:

RSS feed for comments on this post.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: