Q. Roo.- A 29-year-old woman was murdered last night in Holbox, municipality of Lázaro Cárdenas, in the north of Quintana Roo, in what constitutes the first femicide in the history of the island.
The young woman was identified by locals as Karla M; She was the mother of a minor and was driving a car taxi, which was found today, floating in the sea, heading for Punta Ciricote.
The crime, which has also been described as in violent extreme, has shocked the community that inhabits the island.
Testimonies collected reveal the increase in violence, reflected in attempted rape to the detriment of young people and women.
Ministerial authorities went to the site and located the body, which was taken from the island to be transferred to the Forensic Medical Service. So far they have not reported on the record of this crime.
According to the Criminal Incidence report of the National Secretariat of Public Security, up to February two femicides have been recorded in Quintana Roo and six murders have been registered against women, classified as homicides.