2 US Army veterans disappear in Mexico border town hit with cartel violence

February 8, 2015 3:57 PM

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Two U.S. Army veterans have disappeared in a Mexican border town that has become a bloody battleground in a dispute between two rival factions of a drug cartel.

Ernesto Garcia and his brother, Jesus, were last heard from during the early morning of Monday, Feb. 2. The two brothers – from Brownsville, Texas -- drove into Matamoros on Jan. 31 to visit their grandmother and planned to return home around 2 a.m. Monday morning, KGRV reports.

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