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This Wednesday, the body of the young student of Bachelor of Integrative Medicine and Community Health From University of Wellness Benito Juarez García (UBBJGC), was located inside a truck trailer that was transporting fruit on Independence Street, in the center of the municipality of Yolomekalt.
In the face of the crime, the Mixteca area collective, students and residents condemned the incidents and called for the matter to be clarified.
“We are deeply disappointed by the murder of Jessica and demand an explanation for the cowardly murder; we are going to extend our full support to Jessica’s family, friends and co-workers.” Universal Valeria Palma, member of the collective Maria Verde in Mixteca.
Meanwhile, the collective Hijas de la Luna also condemned the crime: “We demand that the officers of Santiago Yolomecalt, officers of F.Attorney General of the State of Oaxaca (FGEO) In Tlaxiaco, justice for our sister Jessica and the resolution to this murder.”
Jessica Velasco was a student of the second semester of the Bachelor of Comprehensive Medicine and Community Health at the Benito Welfare University in the municipality of Santiago Yolomecalt.
One of her friends remembers her as a very calm person, “She didn’t go to parties, she didn’t get into trouble and she was always with her friends; I was very responsible in school. She didn’t care about other issues.” Didn’t even attend,” says the young woman in an interview, who asked to drop her name for fear of retaliation.
student indicates that they went face to face classes And it was Wednesday morning when university officials announced the discovery of Jessica’s body without revealing more details to the student community.
“We have not received any communication from the school and even the director has asked us not to comment on the facts,” said the young woman.
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Following the events, the Oaxaca State Attorney General’s Office (FGEO) opened an investigation folder 20935/FMIX/Teposcolula/2022 for the crime of homicide. It reported that as of the first steps, “subject to the results of expert reports, the victim’s body shows no obvious signs of violence.”
Due to the death of student Jessica Velasco, students and the group will take out a march this Thursday at 5:00 pm, where they will focus on the clock in the center of Yolomecalt.
“To make the march visible would be femicide Our comrades and friends, because as always in Mexico, these crimes do not go unsolved; The march will be with the intention of getting justice for his death”, indicated one of the students.
According to Women’s Study Group Rosario Castellanos (GES Mujer), so far at least 62 women have been violently murdered in Oaxaca in 2022; And they add up to 644 in this administration.
meanwhile he Executive Secretariat of the National Public Security System (SESNSP) indicates that from January to April 2022, 15 violent deaths of women are classified as homicides; 30 as intentional murder, and 52 as murder.
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