On April 17, 2021, around 8:00 pm, Montserrat Bendimes Roldán was brutally attacked in her own home by her sentimental partner, Marlon Botas Fuentes; The young woman suffered several fractures and a traumatic brain injury, which led to brain death, so was disconnected and declared dead on April 23 of the same year.
The parents of Marlon Boots, after their son provoked the injuries to the 20-year-old girl that would prove her liferesisted calling the emergency services so that the crime was not reported by the authorities and took her to a health center themselves.
That same night, Marlon, his brothers and their parents fled; Subsequently, the Veracruz Prosecutor’s Office issued an arrest warrant against the alleged femicide, and then offered a 250,000-peso reward for anyone who offers information. leading to the location of the alleged murderer.
They catch the parents of Marlon Boots
In November of last year Marlon’s parents were arrested in Mexico City, identified as Jorge Ignacio “N” and Diana Elizabeth “N”, mainly accused of the crime of cover-up in the escape of his son after allegedly having taken Monserrat’s lifeas well as “participants in the crime of femicide”.
“Let us not forget that MARLON BOTAS FUENTES I cheated on my sister saying I loved her and killed her, in cold blood, and then fled. We want justice!” Montse’s sister, Leslie Bendimes, has since demanded.
“My Monserrita is a great warrior, she fights to live, she wants to live and she will live on Earth or in our hearts,” wrote Montse’s mother, Cecil Roldán.
Marlon Boots reappears
A video sent anonymously was broadcast through the media in which Marlon “N” declares that what the prosecution says is a lie and that Montserrat’s death was an accidentHe also requested the release of his parents, arguing that this “would allow him to conduct a fair trial and explain what really happened.”
“What the Prosecutor’s Office points out as a femicide was an unfortunate accident and is nothing close to what is said on networks or in the file.” He declared the alleged femicide.
– Miguel León (@Miguel_Leon_C)
May 16, 2022
Before the statements of the defendant for the murder of Montserrat, his sister, Leslie has spoken through his social networks.
“The prints on my sister’s body, are they an accident?” Montserrat’s sister asks.
Likewise, the feminist collective Brujas del Mar warned that the reappearance of the accused is “a mockery in every way” and they pointed out that the condition of releasing the parents of Marlon Botas “is to re-victimize Monse.”
“Setting conditions is re-victimizing Monse, Marlon’s parents committed crimes and should be convicted of it. This man must be brought to justice now.” They declared through Twitter.
Marlon Boots decides to go out publicly in a media outlet through a video where he puts conditions on the Veracruz authorities to surrender, who at the moment have been unable to bring him to justice.
It’s a joke in every way.
– The witches of the sea (@brujasdelmar)
May 16, 2022
The FGJ of Veracruz responds to the statement by Marlon Botas
After the video was made public, the Veracruz Attorney General’s Office responded by saying that “justice is not negotiable” and they reaffirmed that the arrest warrant against Marlon “N” accused of the alleged crime of femicide.
“In this case, as in all those in which a woman is attacked, there will be no impunity. I reiterate, we will not negotiate the procurement of justice”. Stated the Prosecutor’s Office.
POSITIONING OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL
The State Attorney General, Verónica Hernández Giadáns, issues the following position, due to the video that circulates on social networks and the media:
– FGE Veracruz (@FGE_Veracruz)
May 16, 2022
Montserrat Bendimes Roldán died on April 23, after receiving a beating from Marlon “N”, her sentimental partner and the negligence of his relatives, who are currently detained.
Marlon “N” is a fugitive with an arrest warrant against him, the parents have refused to give information that would help with the whereabouts of the alleged culprit; Until last November he had a reward of 250 thousand pesos.