A pregnant woman died in a hospital in La Plata after her partner broke out during a violent struggle. The man had also influenced the flames and could not survive the fire he had released.
The attack took place on January 18 in a house in the town of La Plata, located at 115 street, from 514 to 515. It all started when the victim objected to his partner identified as Isidoro Brizuela.
At that time, man he sprayed his partner with naphtha and put it on fire. The victim, Juana Carolina Brítez Roja, arrived at the San Roque de Gonnet Hospital with 30% of her body. A 34-year-old girl who was five months pregnant died afterwards 12 days from agonydespite the work of doctors.
During the attack, Brizuela also began to burn in flames and died one hour later after he was hospitalized with serious injuries, as the fire had hit 75% of his body.
One of the hypotheses that researchers are doing is that a person attacked a woman because she was I wanted to squeeze him out of the house they shared because of alcohol addiction.
The victim's brother, Diego Brítez Rojas, confirmed the press "It was femicide" and it was because "according to his neighbors he had already said that he would kill him and was about to fire." This episode is addressed by the training prosecutor Ana Medina.