FLOC Employee found dead in Mexico

Farm worker union employee found dead in Mexico office
Associated Press

MEXICO CITY - A Mexican employee of an Ohio-based union that fights for the rights of Mexican migrant guest workers in the U.S. was found beaten to death in the northern city of Monterrey, officials said Tuesday.

The body of Santiago Rafael Cruz was found early Monday at the Monterrey, Mexico, office of the Farm Labor Organizing Committee, Leticia Zavala, international vice president for the organization, said in a telephone interview from North Carolina.

The Toledo, Ohio-based arm of the AFL-CIO has fought for migrant worker rights in North Carolina and other states.

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