The soldiers took them in the night.
First they came for Nitza Alvarado Espinoza and Jose Alvarado Herrera.
The 31-year-old cousins were sitting in a van outside a family
member's house when troops forced them into a military truck.
Minutes later, soldiers arrived at the house of another Alvarado
cousin, 18-year-old Rocio Alvarado Reyes. She was carried away
screaming at gunpoint in front of her young brothers and baby daughter.
It was Dec. 29, 2009 -- the last time the cousins were seen alive.
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