Fracture of the spine caused by a police officer, caused the death of Victoria Salazar

Oscar Montes de Oca Rosales, Quintana Roo State Attorney General.
Photo: FGE Quintana Roo

By: Hector Murcia

The Attorney General of the State of Quintana Roo has informed through its Twitter account and a press release, what “Experts from the Forensic Medical Service of the State Attorney General's Office, after complying with the legal medical protocol and the practice of necropsy on the aforementioned victim, concluded that a fracture was identified in the upper part of the spine produced by the rupture of the first and second vertebrae, which caused the loss of the victim's life.”

“Therefore this dawn, the prosecutor of the Public Ministry that hears the case, brought criminal action against the four municipal police officers - one woman and three men- for their probable participation in events indicated by law as femicide and in the next few hours they will be admitted to the corresponding detention center and at the disposal of a control judge”, adds said statement.