On the afternoon of this Tuesday, at the beginning of the hearing of the insurance measure against Jhonier Rodolfo Leal Hernández, he asked for the floor and accepted having murdered his brother, the famous Colombian stylist Mauritius Leal and his mother, Marleny Hernández.
“Today I had the opportunity to speak with my lawyer and after being duly advised, I have made a super important and very personal decision. freely and voluntarily accept the charges through an agreement with the Prosecutor’s Office and I take the opportunity to make my statement of repentance, apologizing first of all to my family and my children; to the victims and to all Colombia and to commit myself that a situation of such magnitude will never happen again”, said Jhonier Leal.
On the afternoon of this Tuesday, the 14th criminal judge for the control of guarantees continued with the hearing for the imputation of charges against Jhonier Rodolfo Leal Hernandez accused of killing his brother Mauricio Leal and his mother, Marleny Hernandez, in events recorded according to the Prosecutor’s Office between 11:45 p.m. on Sunday, November 21, and 5:53 a.m. on Monday, November 22.
In the hearing held yesterday (for seven hours), Jhonier did not accept the charges of aggravated homicide by kinship, by a state of defenselessness and cruelty and concealment, alteration or destruction of material evidence.
And he assured the judge that “I do not accept these charges or any because I would be unable to lay a hand on my mother or brother.”
The prosecutor in the case presented one by one the arguments with which he considers that there is no “reasonable doubt” to accuse Jhonier of the double homicide whose motive he said was “economic”.
The prosecutor in the case made a chronological description of the events surrounding the death of the renowned stylist and his mother, and what Jhonier’s contradictions would be, in addition to the testimonies that made it clear that the latter would be going through a critical economic situation. : bankruptcy.
The prosecutor asks that Jhonier be sheltered with an intramural measure due to his dangerousness and to prevent him from escaping.
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