Seven girls and three kids discovered buried on ex-policeman’s property after he was arrested for 2 different murders.
The buried our bodies of seven girls and three kids had been found on the property of a former police officer in El Salvador.
Hugo Osorio Chavez Osorio, 51, is being investigated on suspicion of intercourse crimes and 13 murders, the nation’s legal professional normal’s workplace stated.
He was initially arrested final Saturday for the homicide of a girl and her grownup daughter, to which he confessed, in keeping with The Associated Press.
That arrest got here after neighbours within the western metropolis of Chalchuapa referred to as the police and reported listening to a girl crying for assist.
Officers discovered the our bodies of a 57-year-old lady and her 26-year-old daughter in the home in a pool of blood with indicators of sexual abuse.
The investigations led to excavations in varied locations on the property. Among the our bodies discovered had been a 7-year-old woman and two boys aged 2 and 9.
Police didn’t elaborate why the variety of murders being investigated was 13.
Some of the individuals appeared to have been killed about two years in the past, the legal professional normal’s workplace stated on Twitter.
Seven different attainable graves on the property are nonetheless being investigated. At least 25 individuals are thought-about lacking within the space.
Chavez Osorio had been fired from his job as a police officer in 2005 for sexually aggressive behaviour and spent 5 years in jail, investigators stated.
Based on the knowledge within the case, prosecutors issued arrest warrants for 9 different suspects who might have acted as accomplices in 13 killings, together with the murders of eight girls.