Mexican authorities stated on Tuesday that they have identified the continues to be of a next of the 43 learners who disappeared in September 2014.
Omar Gomez Trejo, head of the distinctive unit of the Lawyer General’s Business charged with reinvestigating the scenario, claimed that new stays located in November had been subjected to DNA investigation this 12 months at the College of Innsbruck in Austria.
Last thirty day period, the university informed investigators that a single of the bone fragments was recognized as belonging to student Christian Alfonso Rodriguez Telumbre of Tixtla, Guerrero.
The summary was analysed by the Argentine Forensic Anthropology Crew, which has been advising the Legal professional General’s Office environment, and they concurred.
On September 26, 2014, pupils from the teachers’ school at Ayotzinapa in the southern state of Guerrero ended up kidnapped by regional law enforcement in the city of Iguala. They had been then allegedly turned around to a area gang.
In January 2015, then-Attorney Common Jesus Murillo Karam introduced that the investigation showed the learners had been burned in a large fire at a garbage dump in Cocula, Guerrero and their ashes tossed into the San Juan River. He dubbed the conclusion the “historic real truth”.
Gurus dismissed many areas of the government’s tale and the households never ever recognized it.
Rodriguez’s bone fragment was located in Cocula, Guerrero, but not at the dump or the river.
Gomez explained the fragments ended up uncovered at another site termed Butchers Ravine about a 50 percent-mile (.8km) from the dump.
“It was not tossed or discovered in the Cocula dump, nor in the San Juan River like the past administration held up publicly and legally,” Gomez reported. “With this new discovery … the historic fact is carried out.” He explained they were being nonetheless investigating how the continues to be finished up in that location.
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It is only the next time remains have been positively discovered for a person of the lacking students. The first was Alexander Mora, whose spouse and children was informed that his stays ended up recognized in December 2014.
Gomez reported he travelled to Rodríguez’s property town Sunday to notify his relatives.
The Legal professional General’s Business strategies to send out extra recovered fragments to the University of Innsbruck for testing, Gomez explained.