The body of a teenage student nurse has been found lying
beside a road after she had been killed and then skinned. Kassandra Bravo, 19,
from Uruapan, Mexico, is reported by excelsior.com.mx to have told friends in a
Facebook post that her stepfather had s*xually assaulted her and also accused
him of murder – which he denies.
raised the alarm when she did not turn up at a babysitting job with family
three days later, her body was discovered lying beside a road near the village
of Las Cocinas, between Uruapan and Los Reyes.
passed out and then skinned.
detectives were initially sceptical that they would get any leads. But after
interviewing a friend, they were told Kassandra had been planning to tell her
mum that stepfather Daniel Murrieta Sainz, 42, had been s*xually abusing her
since the age of 15.
friends, and are trying to find out why nobody raised the alarm.
stepdaughter but denies it was because he had s*xually assaulted her.
him in for questioning and he admitted strangling her and dumping the body, but
denied he had been abusing her or that he had skinned her.
to her babysitting job, and she had not been ready.