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Woman wanted for 2019 Playa del Carmen murder captured in Chiapas

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — Chiapas police have captured a woman wanted for a Playa del Carmen murder that took place in 2019. The Attorney General of Quintana Roo says, in collaboration with ministerial authorities of the state of Chiapas, Estrella G was captured on an arrest warrant for the April 2019 murder of a woman in Playa del Carmen.

The FGE says that Estrella G was arrested in her home town of Comalapa in the state of Chiapas for the crime of homicide to the detriment of a Playa del Carmen woman of a reserved identity. They detail that on April 5, 2019, Estrella G is believed to have shot the woman several times when they were both at a social gathering. As a result of the injuries caused by gunshot wounds, the victim lost her life and the defendant fled.

Prosecutors for Homicide Investigation carried out the investigations that lead to her identify and eventual arrest. The FGE reports that in collaboration with investigative police from the state of Chiapas, they located her in the town of Comalapa and have already transferred her to the CERESO prison of Quintana Roo.