Female torso and head found in different locations in Mexicali

Female torso and head found in different locations in Mexicali

Feb 20, 2018

Mexicali, Baja California.- On Monday Feb. 19, the dismembered body of a woman was located in different locations of Colonia Granjas Nuevas, in Mexicali BC. According to Zeta Tijuana, the discovery was made after authorities received the report of an abandoned  Volkswagen Jetta near a business on Braulio Maldonado Street. Once the vehicle was towed, agents of the Ministerial Police began to carry out the corresponding investigations in the area, finding a female torso wrapped in black plastic bags inside an abandoned building. The area was cordoned and an investigation folder was opened on the finding, which resulted in the search of the other parts of the body in buildings in similar conditions located in the area. This is how Ministerial Police agents located a woman’s head in an abandoned apartment located just two blocks away from where they had previously found the torso. The victim’s arms and legs have not been found. It is speculated if the human remains belong to Delia Isabel Verdugo Machado, a 32-year-old woman, who disappeared on January 27, 2018 after leaving her house in Fraccionamiento Condesa and who was officially reported missing and had an open file at the Unit of Missing Persons of the PGJE. Unofficially it is said that the remains could belong to the aforementioned female who went missing since Saturday January 27; however, authorities are still waiting for DNA test results to determine the identity of the victim. TBP Newsroom with information from: http://verazinforma.com/ http://zetatijuana.com/...

Man steals car in SLRC sells it in Mexicali and is arrested in possession of drugs

Man steals car in SLRC sells it in Mexicali and is arrested in possession of drugs

Feb 20, 2018

San Luis Río Colorado local police arrested a man who was being investigated for car theft, the man confessed and said that he had sold the stolen vehicle for three thousand pesos to someone in Mexicali, Baja California. The suspect was arrested on Sunday Feb. 18 as he was trying to jump the fence of an elementary school, located at the junction of Zacatecas Avenue and Sixth Street, around 3:40 pm. Among his belongings there were several portions of marijuana, divided into 14 wrappings that together weighed 75 grams, as well as 4 wrappings containing metanetamine, weighing 3 grams. Javier “N”, a resident of Colonia Sonora, in San Luis Rio Colorado, was identified as the individual that stole a 2009 black Saturn SUV, last week at Colonia Del Bosque. When questioned about the case, the suspect declared he sold the vehicle for 3,000 pesos to someone in Mexicali. Currently investigation files are still being integrated and the detainee in under custody at a local jail, in San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora. Source:...

Minor abuse alleged perpetrator was arraigned by the State General Attorney Office

Minor abuse alleged perpetrator was arraigned by the State General Attorney Office

Feb 19, 2018

The office of the general attorney of the state of Baja California through the investigation unit manage to achieve arraignment for x allegedly involved in the crime of minor sexual abuse step-daughter 9 years old, during the audience the Guarantees Judge  granted 2 months term for complementary investigation and collection of proofs against him.The day of the incident there was a report through the C4 Emergency Central about a minor being sexually abused in an incident which took place around the community of Islas Agrarias B, in Mexicali Valley, of which the City Police Department took charge and sent a patrol car to the place. Arriving to the spot, they talked to the attacked  minor and her mother who said that earlier that day, she had left the house to go to her job, so she left her little daughter with her common law husband Ricardo “X”. On her way to work she noticed she had forgotten her sunglasses, so she came back to the house, when she opened her bedroom door she saw Ricardo taking off  his pants and her daughter sitting in the bed with her pants down, really impressed by such a scene, she asked her sister-in-law, who was in the kitchen, to call nine-one-one. The alleged abuser was arrested and sent to a temporary detention center he was sent to the Provost provisional temporal detention installations and he’s at the disposition of the guarantee judge to for the initial audience where he was arraigned...

San Felipe: 100% Hotel occupancy in the IV BIKER RUN for BAJA CALIFORNIA

San Felipe: 100% Hotel occupancy in the IV BIKER RUN for BAJA CALIFORNIA

Feb 19, 2018

The IV Biker Run for Baja California exceeded expectations, with 100% hotel occupancy, when hundreds of bikers arrived to San Felipe Port last weekend to celebrate the fourth run, according to the director of the Convention and Tourism Committee (COTUCO) of  Mexicali, said Mario Dipp Nunez who said that this meant a huge financial spread in benefit of San Felipe port commerce and touristic service businessmen, Mayor Gustavo Sanchez Vazquez wished them good luck, at the starting point which happened to be in front o the Civic Center. During the weekend the Ford biker run for Baja California what’s a success more than 80 clubs they were hailing from Mexicali Ensenada Rosarito Tijuana Southern California Arizona and the Mexican state of Sonora it’s estimated that there were more than 2,000 bikers in San Felipe last weekend. Dipp emphasized the fact that promotion of these sorts of activities is positive for the community and they show the confidence and disposition of organizers and  City Hall authorities to carry out high-impact events, moreover when they take place in the so called “low touristic season” in San Felipe. “We have been instructed by mayor Gustavo Sanchez Vasquez to work in projects which benefit the community, working with  the authorities of Tourism well as Public Safety wear focused on serving the bikers and the local community which participated in this party wear 2 have an event which was organized by families and which a good president for future events said did Nunez This event success adds up to others which are fostering tourist and service sectors in the community of San Felipe, Dipp said that as of next week COTUCO and other authorities will continue planning for future events which will allow to promote the touristic capabilities in San Felipe trying to position Mexicali as a place with alternatives to offer to local, national and international...

71 million of Hepatitis C infected patients all over the world

71 million of Hepatitis C infected patients all over the world

Feb 19, 2018

ALFREDO AZCARATE VARELA THE BAJA POST/EDITOR There are about 71 million people affected by hepatitis C (VHC) all over the world, most of them didn’t have Access to detection sampling and treatment, millions of people are in risk that the infection evolves slowly towards hepatic chronical insufficiency, cancer and death. “We have been struggling for 12 years, we are on organization named Unidos por una vida mejor (All together for a better life) we have been fighting against Hepatitis C, we need this sickness to be known among the people and all the states in Mexico, so they can be aware of the big problem this is. How serious is the problem for example in Baja California? Around 80% of the people sick of this, are drug users, and this is a very serious problem, Hepatitis C is a disease which currently has a cure, and if the problem is not taken care of properly it might lead to serious problems such as cirrhosis and liver cancer. And there is the resource of transplants, which have benefitted and cured many patients, saving much money and saving as many lives as possible, we have witnesses such as a friend’s husband who, if he had been detected on time with hepatitis C he would have survived, he received the liver transplant but it was all too late, it may be lethal if it is not detected on time. “Death is a long term consequence of VHC, I have lived sick myself , I have been affected with hepatitis C for quite a few years and I just eliminated the virus, but my son has it too because when he was born I transmitted him for a bad handling of the ultrasound”, said Castellot. In the beginning the treatment is just to help the patient to overcome the first strike of sickness and there was a treatment with drugs such as Interferon and Ribavirin both are distributed by Mexico’s Social Security Institute (IMSS) and the California Social Security Institute (ISSSTECALI) but they were effective in 50% or tops 60% of cases. There may have been a death rate of 40-50% but for many people, these are antivirals...