Domicialiario arrest for the accused magistrate Salvadoran sexual assault of a minor

The public official will remain under house arrest, while the Criminal Division reviews the appeal that the prosecutor will present the case around. Photo: PNC.
Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

The Savior. In the evening hours of Friday, National Civil Police members (PNC) They were presented at the home of Judge Jaime Escalante with a house arrest order. The officer is accused of having groped less of 10 years in her genitals, in February.

His case has caused controversy and social outrage that the First Criminal Chamber, responsible for hearing the case, He changed the tipicación of the “crime” a “lack”.

The judge was at his house in Santa Tecla, La Libertad, When police officers arrived and read the extended automatically by the same Chamber. Escalante keep domicialiario arrest while the Chamber finds that the Prosecution appeal presented next week.