THE violent deaths of two men are under investigation. Both of their bodies were discovered on the same day. One of the men is 52-year-old Jose Alameda Rodriguez who was reported missing from La Soledad de Palma.
He was gagged, beaten and murdered in a wooded area by the town of Lloret de Vistalegre. It is not yet know who his murderer was, but police believe that the motive was monetary. The victim had on two occasions been arrested on drug trafficking charges. The other man was found in a shrub area in Can Pastilla (Palma).
The body was already in a state of decay and his head was covered with a trash bag. It is believed that he could have committed suicide, but investigators are awaiting results of the autopsy.