In Mexico, Chalino was a well-known singer and songwriter. His best-selling albums included Alma Enamorada, Nieves de Enero, Baraja de Oro, and numerous others.
On May 16, 1992, he received a headshot to the back. When two farmers found Sanchez’s body, he was bound with rope and had markings on his wrists.
One of the spectators apparently handed Chalino Sanchez a dying note while he performed his final act.
There are a few ideas as to how he passed away. Wikipedia claims that the message predicted his death following the performance.
What did Chalino Sanchez death note say? Where was Chalino Sanchez found dead?
That evening, Chalino was traveling home with two brothers, a cousin, and several teenage girls. After some time, a couple armed men stopped them, and their cars were unmarked.
The following day, Chalino’s body was found close to Highway 15 in Los Laureles, Culiacan. Who killed him remains a mystery to us.
We think he was not the one who committed suicide, despite assertions to the contrary. The authorities are still investigating his murder case after three decades.