“I commend our companions within the FBI, the Puerto Rico Police Bureau, and the Puerto Rico Division of Justice for his or her devoted and tireless efforts that led to the costs and arrest of the defendant,” stated United States Legal professional Muldrow in a written assertion. “We are going to proceed working in direction of the ending of gender-based violence, and we provide our deepest condolences to the household of the sufferer.”
Verdejo-Sanchez was arrested on a federal legal grievance charging him with: (1) kidnapping leading to demise, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Part 1201; (2) carjacking leading to demise, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Part 2119(3); and (3) deliberately killing an unborn little one, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Part 1841, also called the “Unborn Victims of Violence Act of 2004” or “Laci and Conner’s Regulation.” The penalties for the kidnapping and carjacking statutes embody life in jail or the demise penalty, and life in jail for the intentional killing of an unborn little one.
“Puerto Rico mourns Keishla Rodríguez’s demise. Our deepest condolences to her household and buddies. The Puerto Rico Police Bureau and the federal businesses have labored lengthy hours collaborating as a workforce to unravel this chilly homicide expeditiously. Our cops’ dedication, ardour, and expertise had been important in fixing this homicide in 48 hours. It demonstrates how the collaboration of efforts is crucial for our public security. We’ll carry on working collectively and we are going to search justice for Keishla,” stated Alexis Torres, Secretary of the Division of Public Security.
“I congratulate the policemen, prosecutors, and forensic sciences personnel, who, as a single workforce, tirelessly and with the best of commitments, put their hearts to unravel Keishla’s case in an agile and exact method. Our dedication to her household, from day one, was to do justice to Keishla and now we have already begun to take action,” stated Antonio López, Puerto Rico Police Bureau Commissioner.