Retired professor murdered in Mexico

March 13, 2009 4:42:34 PM PDT
A former professor at the College of Lake County was found beaten to death at his home in Guadalajara, Mexico.Joe William Johnson taught French at the college until he retired in 1995.

According to the Lake County News-Sun, Johnson was found dead on Saturday by workers who were doing renovations on his home.

Because of the home construction it was reportedly hard for police to determine if someone had broken in or if any thing was stolen.