Huerta Juan Carlos was gunned down in front of his home in Villahermosa, TAB at 10:30 AM on May 15, 2018. He was inside his BMW when he was shot by men driving a gray truck.
Huerta was the news anchor of Sin Reservas, on the Notinueve channel. He had a more than 30-year career in electronic media. He worked at Sensación and Grupo ACIR radio stations.
PEN México, PEN San Miguel Allende and PEN Guadalajara issued this statement (in Spanish) condemning this killing: Centros PEN condenan el asesinato de Juan Carlos Huerta
Statement from the Inter American Press Association: IAPA condemns murder of journalist in Mexico
Spanish-language story in Animal Politico: Asesinan frente a su domicilio a Juan Carlos Huerta, periodista de Tabasco
Spanish-language article from Tabasco Hoy: CNDH condena el asesinato del periodista Huerta