(NewsNation) — Mexican prosecutors obtained an arrest warrant for a good friend of a North Carolina lady, Shanquella Robinson, who was discovered useless whereas on trip in Cabo San Lucas final month.
Mexican officers Thursday referred to as Robinson’s demise the results of “a direct assault, not an accident.” Whereas officers didn’t title the suspect, they reportedly mentioned she is a U.S. citizen and that they have been engaged on extradition proceedings with their nation’s legal professional basic and International Affairs Ministry.
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The 25-year-old lady arrived in Mexico in late October with a gaggle of associates, however was discovered useless at their rental property inside 24 hours of her arrival. The post-mortem report confirmed Robinson had a damaged neck and her backbone was cracked.
The unique police report and demise certificates gave conflicting details about how and when Robinson died. Every of the individuals who have been with Robinson in Mexico had a distinct story.
“They didn’t name us till the final minute, after which on high of that, they mentioned the maid discovered her,” Salamondra Robinson, Shanquella’s mom, advised NewsNation affiliate WJWZ. “Nobody advised the identical story, so I by no means believed them anyway.”
New video proof confirmed Robinson was brutally attacked by one other unidentified lady on the night time of her demise. The U.S. State Division had initially advised WJZY that Mexican authorities consider there’s no clear proof Robinson was murdered, however Salamondra Robinson is satisfied there may be extra to the story.
“I need all the pieces to come back out as a result of I need the reality. I need to know what occurred to my youngster and I need justice accomplished, so I need all of the movies to be launched, all the pieces on the market, launch it,” she mentioned.