Police received an anonymous call on the 30th of March and went to the scene. Their they found the bodies in an area located in the town of Maztacaloya, in the municipality of San Juan Xiutetelco. The motive for the murder is still unknown.
The female had a bag over her head, tied with masking tape, she died from asphyxia. The male had a bullet hole in the head. Both had signs of torture.