They find cause for arrest against a woman for causing the death of a rider and his horse in Cayey

They find cause for arrest against a woman for causing the death of a rider and his horse in Cayey

The Court of Caguas found cause for the arrest of a woman for allegedly causing the death of a rider and his horse by running over them with her vehicle in Cayey.

This was reported this Wednesday by the Secretary of Justice, Sunday Emanuelliwho reported that the Caguas prosecutor’s office presented two serious charges against Gabriela Santiago Colon24 years old.

It was detailed that the woman was accused of causing the death of the young rider Juan C. Rivera Cruz and his horse after hitting them with a motor vehicle, in events reported on January 7, 2023.

According to the investigation of agent Hector Prieto Pacheco, assigned to the Highway Division of the Puerto Rico Police Bureau, the rider was riding his horse with two other companions on the PR-743 highway, in Cayey, when Santiago Colon invaded the walk area.

“The woman hit Rivera Cruz and her horse with the motor vehicle, causing the death of both,” Justice said in a press release.

Santiago Colon faces a charge for violating article 5.07(C) of the Puerto Rico Vehicle and Traffic Law for causing the death of a person while recklessly driving a motor vehicle and “with clear disregard for security.”

Furthermore, the prosecutor Dario Vissepo Munoz He was charged with violating article 6 of the Animal Welfare and Protection Law after causing the death of the horse.

The judge Sonya Nieves Corderoof the Court of First Instance of Caguas, found cause for arrest for all the charges presented and set bail at $2,000.

Upon lending the amount, he was conditionally released until the preliminary hearing, which was scheduled for January 29.

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