López Obrador promises them justice after learning of a private autopsy that ensures that the 18-year-old girl suffered “a violent homicide”.
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The parents of Debanhi Escobar, who was found dead after going missing for 12 days in Mexico, met with President Anders Manuel López Obrador yesterday, who promised him justice after a private autopsy indicated that the young woman was with There was rape and murder. “I spoke with them and made a commitment to help clarify what happened and to ensure that there was no impunity,” the president said on a visit to the city of Monterrey (north of Nuevo León state), where the incident took place. Had happened. They are “very nice people, as a teacher, his wife, and a parent they are very hurt, broken,” López Obrador added during his usual morning conference meeting with Mario Escobar and Dolores Bazelda.
According to an autopsy contract contracted by the family, 18-year-old Debanhi’s body “showed signs of sexual violence” and died in the water tank of a motel “before her body was presented or thrown away”, where she died on March 21. met. april. , said the Spanish newspaper El Pas, which had access to the document. ,It is a violent murder.”, assures the report quoted by the newspaper. The publication details that Debanhi’s family submitted a forensic report to the state prosecutor’s office on May 2.
Following the appointment with López Obrador, the law student’s parents will also meet this Friday with representatives of the Nuevo León Prosecutor’s Office; Accompanied by the Governor of State, Samuel García, and the Under-Secretary of Federal Security, Ricardo Meza, to meet their demands and learn of the progress of the case
charges against the prosecutor
After the study was released, Debanhi’s father accused the Nuevo León prosecutor’s office of “leaking” the document and called for the resignation of the heads of the institution.
“I demand that if the prosecutor or deputy prosecutor is leaking that information, I want his head, that they go out of here and get out of here,” Escobar said Thursday night on the YouTube channel that he said in the case. Opened to report on. Tookcontinuing medical coverage Around the incident, accompanied by videos, interviews with people involved and the spread of all kinds of theories on social networks and variety shows, he tried to “trivialize” it and call it a “media show”, according to analysts consulted by AFP. contributed to the change.
The report stated that Debanhi’s body “shows traces of a violent and recent vaginal intercourse” and that this was evidenced by the finding of “purple ecchymos and bruises” on the external area of the genitals, the journalistic note referenced. does. The official autopsy did not mention or analyze possible signs of sexual violence on Debanhi’s body, El Paas explains.
The document coincides with the first autopsy in which the cause of death was “intercranial hemorrhage”, but details that the young woman presents multiple head injuries And not just one, as the official report points out, the newspaper highlights. This relevance has not been fully aired.
The report states, “Craniofacial intrusions are of external origin to the body and because they are intense, repetitive and with different angles of impact, it is hypothesized that they were caused by another person and that this A violent homicide.” to El Pais.
Under Secretary Meja said on Friday that the woman’s death is investigated as a crime of homicide, after the woman’s death was originally recorded as missing, and on “approval of an opinion” based on two studies. “A request has been made”. The case aroused unusual interest Mexico, where the feminism crisis dates back to the 1990s and hits poor women especially hard. They are killed on average in the country ten women a day And many of these cases are related to gender violence according to official figures. Experts believe that Debanhi’s death, middle class college, conveyed this experience to more preferred social sectors, creating greater influence and pressure
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