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Six months two years after the death of David Hartley the American tourist murdered while jet skiing near the Mexican border.
Authorities believe they have arrested the man behind his death.
Mexican Marines recently arrested Salvador Martinez as the veto an alleged drug cartel leader.
So will this -- -- David's family to get the closure it's been looking for.
-- his widow Tiffany Hartley she joins me now live from Denver good morning to Tiffany.
Can -- -- -- hard to believe two years have gone by I think it's since the last time that I spoke to you and I know that every day to you is a long one without your husband.
What does this arrest mean for you.
Well a lot of it is as we just want to get that information that's how is he connected who is saying that he is connected.
I don't believe that he pulled the trigger and shot -- has spent I do believe.
He is part of that is that's -- -- and he might have had something to do it.
Saying act go ahead and shoot or he.
Afterwards maybe he knows you know where David's remains are and where.
He's located and we don't really now so we're trying to gather that.
And if we want to bring our viewers back to the story -- with your husband you weren't jet skiing on the lake.
And we're looking at some of the rooms on the Mexican side and you saw these people.
Coming at you and they they shot your husband who tried to.
To put his body on the jet -- with you write an and you were not successful at doing.
That's correct he had tried.
-- one man out of the water and trying to get him back fat.
Unfortunately when they came back I just I had to make that -- survival of decision and try to get out on the am.
When you have contacted the State Department as I know you have done on a weekly basis in the last two years.
What what have they told you about your husband and trying to get him back and trying to find out who did this to.
Of course is his main point just that -- saying -- -- it's an ongoing investigation.
Just recently in the last.
-- have several months I've been contacting them weekly.
Trying to ask him you know about Dustin K how is back and -- work how -- going to be able to receive one knowing Mexico is.
I'm kind of the people who have to issue that in order for me to.
Receive the -- K app but the nice thing about.
This news coming out Mexico for the first time is saying that they.
Do you believe.
Dad says that's -- cartel.
Killed David and I he was murdered in Mexico and they've never admitted to that in the last two years and also -- meant that -- here it's right but but also it takes it takes you out of the loop because.
And let's be honest there were people who thought that you were involved in your own husband's murder.
Correct the -- for the last two years there's been critics and this is the first time they're saying what.
Does that -- cartel did murder David Hartley and didn't -- her murder my has been -- -- -- taking me out of that and they're admitting to it so.
If anything that's huge for me.
Nothing will bring your husband back but I know that any piece of information and this arrest.
Brings us some sort of closure for you -- hope that you can also get the remains of your husband and continue to move your life forward.
Tiffany Hartley -- decision.
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