Mario “N”, 14 years old, accused of the crime of Qualified homicide against two minors aged 10 and 13, as well as that of Qualifying injuries to a 10-year-old girl and a 27-year-old woman, it was linked to the process by a specialized judge in teen criminal justice in Mexico City.
According to information reported by the General Prosecutor’s Office of the capital (FGJ-CDMX), the detention of the minor was legal and the Judge ordered the review of the precautionary measure for his detention for next December 16. In addition, he fixed on 50 days the deadline for the closing of the complementary investigation.
It should be remembered that the adolescent attacked two of his cousins, one his own age and another seven years old, with a knife. Both of them died after several stab wounds. Further, injured a 10-year-old girl and an adult woman.
“I’m sick of trying to be perfect!, Tired of try to be perfect for my mom! ”Shouted the minor named Mario while holding the knife full of blood inside a house in the Moctezuma colony, Second section, located in the Venustiano Carranza mayor of Mexico City.
The events occurred last weekend, when a family meeting, which started on Saturday and ended at dawn on Sunday. The Prosecutor’s Office announced that when they arrived at the place, they found the young man with various stab injuriesTherefore, they decided to arrest him and make him available to the specialized Public Ministry of the Criminal Justice for Adolescents Office.
According to the narrative of the events collected by the authorities, while Mario attacked the two minors, the 10-year-old girl realized what was happening so he started screaming for call for help. Because of that, she was also attacked. Then a woman identified as Osiris, the other adult who was injured, came and tried to take the knife from the aggressor.
The 14-year-old calmed down until his uncle intervened. He was the one who took the knife from him and proceeded to call for help for all the wounded. The other 14-year-old minor, named Eduardo, had already died when the paramedics came. Nicolás, although he was dying, i was still alive; but nevertheless died in hospital despite receiving medical attention. He reportedly had at least 10 stabs in the abdominal area.
Osiris, mother of one of the deceased children, told the authorities that the minor aggressor is the nephew of her boyfriend and is the son of a single mother who does not take care of him “properly”.
Subsequently, the spokesman for the capital prosecutor’s office, Ulises Lara López, announced that a psychiatric and toxicological evaluation of the minor. According to the official, the first studies indicated that apparently have some kind of mental illnessbut did not provide any further details.
This event took place four days later that the police surprised two boys carrying the body of a murdered young man in a suitcase and two weeks after a man was arrested while transporting the dismembered bodies of two Mazahua adolescents down a street in the center of the Mexican capital in a truck.
Throughout 2020, the Mexico City prosecutor’s office has documented the intentional homicide of 17 minors. In 10 of those cases were extreme violence, as happened in the couple of examples cited above.