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No Motive Yet in Slaying of American Golf Pro and Girlfriend Who Were Quarantining in Mexico
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No Motive Yet in Slaying of American Golf Pro and Girlfriend Who Were Quarantining in Mexico

A week later, Mexican investigators are still trying to establish a motive for the daytime slayings of an American golf pro and his schoolteacher girlfriend — shot to death as they sat in his Jeep, which was parked on a busy Juárez street. Chihuahua Deputy Attorney General Jorge Nava told Border Report authorities still cannot say why the couple was targeted, and added his office is in close communication with the U.S. consulate in Juárez. PEOPLE was unable to reach Nava for comment Monday. Killed in the April 20 attack were Patrick Landers, a 32-year-old American golf pro and father, and his girlfriend, physical education teacher Karla Baca. According to local reports, both were killed while inside Landers’ black Jeep, which had New York plates. Between 20 and 30 shots were fired into ...