A priest abducted in the Mexican state of Veracruz has been found alive after three days, but with signs of torture,.
The disappearance of Father JOSE LUIS SANCHEZ RUIZ had sparked two days of unrest in the town of Catemaco.
He is the third Roman Catholic priest abducted in the eastern Mexican state since September. The other two were found shot dead by a roadside.
Clerics said Father SANCHEZ RUIZ had been targeted because he fought corruption.