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TRUE COURAGE:As mayor of the town of Tiquicheo, Maria Santos Gorrostieta defied the area’s drug cartels, once baring her scars from two assassination attempts to rally support for her war on drugs. Her body was found mutilated in a ditch this month, days after she was abducted.

 As  mayor of the town of  Tiquicheo, Mexico, Maria Santos Gorrostieta had already suffered and survived  two attacks by  drug cartel assassins. 

But fearless Gorrostieta’s  luck finally ran out after a  third attack , and she was found murdered and mutilated in a ditch  this month, days after she was abducted.       Read the story By Andy Soltis , on NY Post