Independent journalist Juan Nelcio Espinoza Menera died while in police custody on Friday, August 21, 2020. Espinoza Menera becomes the sixth journalist killed in Mexico during 2020.
Journalist shot and killed in Uruapan, Michoacán while trying to break up a street fight.
Pablo Morrugares, director of P.M Noticias in Iguala, Guerrero, was murdered by gunmen in a bar. His police escort was also murdered.