A retired Marine and his Canadian girlfriend were found strangled to death in a sugarcane field in Belize.
According to CNN, American Drew DeVoursney, 36, and Canadian Francesca Matus, 52, had been seeing one another for a few months, and was last seen at a popular restaurant, Scotty’s Bar and Grill, on April 25 in Corozal.
Francesca was scheduled to fly back home the next day and Drew was supposed to leave a few days after.
When Francesca’s friend showed up at her to take her to the airport, neither she or Drew could be found.
Police searched night and day for the couple and ended up finding Drew’s SUV on April 30, just five miles from the bar.The next day their bodies were found just a couple miles from the vehicle.
Police said there was duct tape found on there wrists and that their bodies had been badly decomposed. The autopsy reports showed that they died from being strangled and blunt force trauma.