Ricardo Mejía Berdeja, Undersecretary of Public Security (SSPC) of Mexicoreported that the instruction of the federal government in the investigations of the case of Debanhi Escobar is exhausting all lines of investigation without ruling out the possibility of a femicide.
“It has been insisted, and it is the instruction of the federal government, to exhaust all lines of investigation without ruling out, of course, the possibility of a femicide,” said.
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When presenting the Zero Impunity report and in front of the president Andres Manuel Lopez Obradorthe undersecretary pointed out that the inter-institutional group created for this case participates in the areas of judicialization, technical and forensic analysis.
“There is permanent support for the family”
He assured that there is permanent support for the young woman’s family and that they have participated in meetings with the State Prosecutor’s Office. New Lion and information is being shared in expert, video and telephony areas to clarify this case.
“The presidential instruction and that of the secretary (of Security) Rosa Icela (Rodríguez) has been to be very constantly monitored. There is an inter-institutional group that continues permanently, which is on site with the Nuevo León Prosecutor’s Office and with the state government. It participates in areas of judicialization, technical and forensic analysis.
“There is permanent support for the family and there is a communication with them, they have been present in meetings with the family and with the Nuevo León Prosecutor’s Office and information regarding expert areas, video and telephone operator is being shared with the secrecy and due process to be able to clarify in this event ” he explained.
Debanhi Escobar She was last seen alive in the early hours of April 9 on a highway in the state of New Lion, after getting off an application taxi due to an alleged disagreement with the driver. According to the father of her minor, he had sexually harassed her.
His body was found on the night of Thursday, April 21, inside the cistern of the Motel Nueva Castilla on the same highway in the suburbs of Monterrey where he was seen.