MEXICO CITY — Mexican prosecutors stated Thursday they’ve opened an investigation into the demise of a U.S. lady seen being crushed in a video that has gone viral.
Prosecutors within the state of Baja California Sur stated in a press release they’re investigating the demise of a girl they recognized solely as a foreigner, at a resort improvement within the city of San Jose del Cabo.
A state official who was not approved to be quoted by title confirmed the sufferer was Shanquella Robinson. The official confirmed that the group she had been touring with had since left Mexico.
A video apparently taped at a luxurious villa in San Jose del Cabo reveals one lady, apparently an American, beating one other lady.
The video has been reposted many occasions on social media websites. In it, a person with an American accent could be heard saying “Are you able to at the least struggle again?” The person didn’t seem to intervene within the beating.
Prosecutors stated police discovered Robinson lifeless on the villa on Oct. 29.
The Charlotte, North Carolina station Queen Metropolis Information revealed a report saying Robinson died of a extreme spinal chord harm.
Mexican officers stated they may not affirm that was the reason for demise, as a result of it was a part of an ongoing investigation.
The video raised questions on why no one intervened within the purported beating, or why folks she was touring with would have crushed her.
In one other case in a distinct a part of Baja California Sur, prosecutors stated they’d arrested three males and one lady within the Oct. 25 disappearance of one other American, recognized as Rodney Davis, 73.
Davis was final seen close to El Juncalito seashore within the township of Loreto, nicely to the north of San Jose del Cabo.
The three suspects face kidnapping prices. Davis’s physique was discovered two days afterward a close-by freeway.