Man, 20, is arrested for ‘shooting dead a 20-year-old woman and her father after she refused to be his girlfriend’
- Authorities in State of Mexico have apprehended a 20-year-old man in connection to the murders of a 20-year-old woman and her 44-year-old dad
- The suspect, identified as Sebastían, reportedly visited the woman’s home April 30 to ask her to be his girlfriend and was rejected
- He allegedly shot the woman and her father dead, and also wounded her mother and brother
- He was finally detained without incident Sunday in Ecatepec
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A 20-year-old man has been arrested in Mexico after allegedly shooting a woman and her father dead after she rejected his unsolicited proposal of being her boyfriend.
The State of Mexico prosecutor’s office announced the apprehension of the suspect, who they identified only as Sebastían, on Sunday.
The gunman allegedly visited the home of the 20-year-old woman in Laguna de Chiconautla, a town in the municipality of Ecatepec, on April 30.
While there, Sebastían is said to have pleaded with her to give him a chance of forming a relationship.
Authorities say when she turned him down, he shot her dead.
Sebastían was detained in Ecatepec, Mexico, on Sunday for reportedly killing a 20-year-old woman and her 44-year-old father after she rejected his request to be her boyfriend
The state prosecutor’s office said that the killer then walked to another room at the residence and opened fired, injuring her mother and brother.
Sebastían then allegedly went to another room and killed the woman’s 44-year-old father, before fleeing the scene.
He was finally detained without incident Sunday in Ecatepec.
He is facing two murder charges and two additional charges of attempted murder.
Authorities didn’t reveal the identities of the victims and only provided the purported shooter’s first name in accordance with due process laws.