The newspaper La Prensa Grafica reports that her husband told police that he and their son left her resting at home around 12:30 pm (local time) on Saturday. It says that when they returned, Turcios had disappeared and did not answer her cellphone or respond to messages.
The 33-year-old journalist's body was found hours later on a highway northeast of the Salvadoran capital, San Salvador.
Roman Catholic Archbishop Jose Luis Escobar Alas called the killing "a very grave attack against society.
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