In a second instance, the judge sentenced a 22-year-old man for the crime of rape with murder committed against a receptionist from Hotel El Parque de Lota, fact happened in August 2017.
It was August 16 of that year when Dagoberto Navarro Baza arrived at the hotel, where he intimidated the receptionist at the property to rap her and later end his life after he told him a series falls in the abdominal area.
For this reason, in the first trial, the Oral Criminal Court of Concepcion, sentenced the 22-year-old accused for the crimes of manslaughter and rape separately, which, in the opinion of the officer, ended in a fine less than that corresponding to that opportunity was set at 15 years and a day in prison.
Against this, Colonel Hugo Cuevas' prosecutor lodged an appeal for annulment with the Court of Appeal, claiming that there was an error of law in the judgment against Navarro. The measure was accepted by the court, which ordered a second trial to change the criminal figure of the suspect, for the crime of rape with murder.
"We maintained our claim that the subject was sentenced to the sentence of perpetual imprisonment, which is the punishment contemplated by law, given the seriousness of this crime as it involves the sexual compensation and life of a person, and the collateral effects "Cuevas said.
The sentence reading of the accused was scheduled for next Wednesday, May 22, date when the effective penalty will be known which will fulfill after the macabre crime in the municipality of Lota.