He Institute of Forensic Sciences (ICF) confirmed this Tuesday that the body of a woman found in Arecibo last Friday inside a plastic bag corresponds to the young woman Yeslliam Mendez Nieveswho was reported missing on October 12.
The agency indicated, through written statements, that A family member authorized for the identification process was notified today of the conclusion of the analysis carried out by the forensic odontologist, who confirmed the identity of Mendez Nieves through a comparison of dental plates.
The ICF added that the autopsy of the 24-year-old woman was completed last Sunday.
According to the Police, Mendez Nieves was last seen on Friday, October 6, on Constitucion Avenue, near the Diagnosis and Treatment Center (CDT) Marrero in Arecibo.
Last Saturday, the Judge Angela Diaz Escaleraof the Arecibo Court, found cause for arrest against Carlos Sein Bravo, 29, on charges of restriction of liberty and assault after, allegedly, confessing before agents of the Police Bureau who murdered Mendez Nieves.
He Justice Department He highlighted, on Saturday, that they are waiting for the results of the ICF tests to possibly add a charge of femicide against Sein Bravo.
The Uniformed Police indicated that Mendez Nieves initially managed to escape from the accused, but Sein Bravo found her at a neighbor’s residence where she requested help. Nevertheless, The accused found her and attacked her, dragging her forcefully and throwing her into his car where he continued attacking her and left the scene with the woman inside the vehicle.
It was expected that the autopsy would be performed to possibly file a third charge against Sein Bravo for femicide.