On Thursday, Colombian journalist, Flor Alba Nunez Vargas, was shot in the head by a helmet wearing assassin in front of the radio station where she worked.
Video footage of the execution style attack, shows Vargas walking toward the doors of the radio station in the city of Pitalito pulling out a set of keys. The assailant walks quickly up behind her, shoots the journalist and walks away.
Vargas recently reported receiving death threats that were directly related to her work.
Twenty five year old, Flor Alba Nunez Vargas, was a well known journalistic voice against government corruption, gang violence, and drug and human trafficking.
Colombian officials believe that this was the work of a contract killer. Police are asking for the public’s help with any information leading to the arrest of the killers.