Translated by Fulano from an article in Colectivo Pericú.
Guerrero Negro, B.C.S.- Relatives of a 11-year old girl who died early Monday morning in the Guerrero Negro Social Security Hospital from a beating told Colectivo Pericú the child’s own mother beat her with the help of her father.
According to the data provided, the little girl named Miriam lived with her parents in the fishing community of Bahiá de Los Ángeles, located in the state of Baja California, when she was taken for medical attention to the Social Security hospital for an injury to her left arm in the middle of last week.
Once she was released, and with her arm in a cast, she returned to the fishing community. However, the girl’s relatives say she taken again very beaten to the same Guerrero Negro hospital by her mother, last Saturday. The cast on her arm left arm, which was broken in three places, had been removed.
As a result of the beatings received, Miriam died early Monday in Guerrero Negro. Her relatives are asking that an investigation be opened and her parents be called to answer and clarity the situation. As of the moment, their location is unknown.
They said that the mother is named Yahaira and the father Enrique Zapata Ferrer, and both have serious problems with drugs.
At this time the girl’s relatives are arranging for a grave site with the Compañía Exportadora de Sal to provide a Christian burial for the child.