Maria Villar Galaz


Age: 36

Spanish IBM employee and niece of Spanish Football Federation president Angel Maria Villar who was kidnapped on Sept. 13, 2016 after boarding an unlicensed taxi at a mall near her workplace in Mexico City's upscale Santa Fe neighborhood whose abductors reportedly forced her to withdraw money from several cash points before contacting her family to demand a ransom of over $100,000 for her release in one of the lastest high-profile kidnapping case in Mexico, which is rife with organized crime.

Cause of Death: Murdered by asphyxiation

Born: 1980

Died: September 15, 2016

Toluca, Mexico