The Attorney General’s Office of Tamaulipas reported that a sentence of 24 years, 4 months and 12 days in prison was handed down to Christian Enrique ‘C’ for attempted femicide Y ‘filicide’ how is it known to the crime of attempting against the life of one’s own son/daughter.
The events occurred on June 12, 2021 in the Ejido Cuauhtémoc, El Mante, when the accused sprayed gasoline on the bodies of the victims while they slept and caused them severe injuries.
Therefore, the agent of the Public Ministry presented elements of evidence that demonstrated the responsibility of Christian Enrique ‘C’ in the facts.
It should be noted that the Prosecution Court that issued the sentence also ruled that the man shall pay 207 Units of Measurement and Update, which is equivalent to approximately 21 thousand 474 pesos as a concept of repairing the damage.
The 4-year-old girl suffered burns on 70% of her body and was rushed to Galveston, Texas, for medical attention, according to Millennium.
The terrible reality of child abuseAntilles in Mexico
According to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Mexico ranks first among the economies that belong to the organizationin sexual abuse of minors, child pornography, physical violence and homicides against minors.
Human rights organizations report that the abuse and exploitation of minors occur in their closest environment, mainly at home or at school. Sites that should be safe are the most dangerous and the trend of this violence, far from going down, grows 120% year after year.
The United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) points out that the lack of rule of law in Mexico, the increase in violence and economic inequality, place the girls, boys and adolescents of our country in a situation of high risk and vulnerability.
(With information from Christian Granados)