View Full Version : Fuente GM Sam Méndez Found Dead

04-22-2016, 02:04 PM
Longtime general manager for Tabacalera A. Fuente y Cia., Samuel Carrasco Arturo Méndez, 44, was found dead yesterday. Reports say that he committed suicide via a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.

"He was my right hand," said Carlos "Carlito" Fuente Jr. to Cigar Aficionado. "He was my assistant, he was my shadow."

According to official accounts by Dominican news sources Listin Diario and Diario Libre, Méndez's body was discovered in Santiago in a parked Ford Explorer SUV yesterday afternoon. Inside the car, local authorities also found a letter addressed to his family.


04-22-2016, 02:16 PM
That's too bad, RIP

04-22-2016, 07:57 PM
May he rest in peace.

04-23-2016, 02:21 PM
May He Rest In Peace.