Published: Mon, September 18, 2017
Entertaiment | By Paul Elliott

'Narcos' Location Scout Found Dead In Mexico

'Narcos' Location Scout Found Dead In Mexico

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A production assistant, working for the next season of the series Narcos, which aired on Netflix, has been found dead while he was scouting, announced the victim's relatives and the us platform of streaming. Portal was in the unsafe rural area scouting locations for the fourth season of Netflix's real life-inspired crime series.

His bullet-riddled body was discovered in an abandoned auto on a dirt road in the town of Temascalapa, near the border with Hidalgo state, which has the country's highest murder rate.

"Maybe [local criminals] thought he was collecting information and they started tracking him in a auto", a friend of Portal's speculated to Spanish outlet El Pais. "His first job was on the 2004 Denzel Washington thriller 'Man on Fire, ' which the late Tony Scott shot in Mexico City". The fourth season of the drama is understood to chronicle the origin of Mexican gangs and it was anticipated that Netflix would film it in Mexico.


#In Season 3 of "Narcos", the Columbian Cali Cartel turned a successful heroin smuggling operation into an worldwide cocaine empire.

"The facts surrounding his death are still unknown as authorities continue to investigate", Netflix added.

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