The Civil Guard suspected from the beginning that the ex-boyfriend and confessed murderer of Rocío Caíz, the 17-year-old minor disappeared in Martín de la Jara (Seville), was related to her absence after verifying that she had bought a chainsaw and that The girl’s cell phone did not mark movements outside of Estepa.
The young woman from Seville She is the first minor killed by sexist violence so far this year. The young woman arrived in this Sevillian town on June 3, the day she disappeared, to meet with her ex-boyfriend and father of her 4-month-old baby, and at that point the trace of the minor’s phone is lost, so the agents always suspected that the young woman had not left townDespite the alleged messages sent to the family by her in the early morning of June 4 saying that she had gone to Badajoz after stealing 300 euros from her ex-partner, sources of the investigation have informed Efe.
In those messages, that the Civil Guard He also compared with the young woman’s writing, that she told her sister Ana that at five in the morning a young man from Badajoz had picked her up at her ex-boyfriend’s door (Adrián, 23 years old and Romanian nationality), and had left with him to work in the garlic harvest and to marry, in addition to asking his family that Adrián, the ex-boyfriend, take care of the baby.
Bought a chainsaw online
In the message explained that he was already in the town of Lucena on the way to Badajoz, which made the agents even more suspicious, since neither the Cordovan municipality is on the way to Badajoz from Estepa nor Rocío’s mobile had left this Sevillian town.
Yes initially surprised that Adrián did not report the alleged theft of the 300 euros, but when tracking his movements on the internet they verified that he had bought a chainsaw days before, which made the fence around him tighten, although the Civil Guard decided to release him with “passive surveillance”, checking that he did not leave the town and waiting that he made “a mistake” in the event of having the minor kidnapped.
This Wednesday, he was called to the Estepa barracks to testify as a witness, and 24 hours later he appeared at the barracks with a lawyer and confessed to the crime; He stated that he killed the young woman the same day she disappeared, to later dispose of the body.
He declared that he killed Rocío the same night that she had allegedly slept at his home, with a knife that he threw into a container and that could not be located. He added that he dismembered the body and threw the bags with his remains in various places on the outskirts of the town, and then went home to sleep.
The delegation against Gender Violence collects data
The Government Delegation against Gender Violence has stated this Friday that it isHe is collecting data on the alleged sexist murder of Rocío. If the sexist nature of the crime is confirmed, Rocío – mother of a four-month-old baby – would be the 18th mortal victim of gender violence in 2021 and 1,096 since 2003.
The Minister of Equality, Irene Montero, he has sent his affection to the victim’s family “in these difficult moments”. “We want ourselves alive and free from machismo and violence against women for the simple fact of being so. Enough already. Not one less,” wrote the Equality head on Twitter.
All my love to Rocío’s family in these difficult times.
– Irene Montero (@IreneMontero) June 11, 2021
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