During the appeal hearing, the prosecutor Moisés Tuñón, representing the Homicide and Femicide Section of the Veraguas Regional Prosecutor’s Office, managed to demonstrate to the magistrates that the woman killed her son.
The High Court from Appeals of Second Judicial District, confirmed the judgment from 20 years from prison a Zuleima Johana Rodriguez, was condemned by the crime from aggravated intentional homicide, to the detriment of your newborn child.
During the audience a de appeal the fiscal Moisés Tuñón, representing the Homicide and Femicide Section of the Veraguas Regional Prosecutor’s Office, managed to demonstrate before the magistrateI know the woman killed to its child.
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After listening to the arguments of the Prosecutor’s Office and Defense, the Court confirmed the judgment N°5 issued in the first instance by the Oral Trial Court, carried out on March 1st of 2021, where the Public ministry showed the criminal responsibility from sentenced.
According to the case file, Zuleima Johana Rodriguez, gave birth in his house the 9 from August from 2017 in the district of San Francisco, in Veraguas, after which suffocated to its baby until kill him. One time accomplished the homicide, the woman put the corpser of his child within a black plastic bag.