Doug hit the nail on the head.
Turns out this story touched more than a handfull of people who decided they were about to go down there and get him themselves (folks like ex-seals, green berets and other complete badasses who dedicate their lives to protecting our country, including an immediate family member of mine). The State Department finally took notice of this and did what they could have done months ago...
Big high five to all those who made it impossible for our stupid ass federal bureaucratic clown and circus government to ignore this veteran and make the one or two phone calls necessary to bring him home.
The corrupt Mexican government and all their corrupt local governments can eat a royal 8================================================= D