December 4, 2023


The daddy of the indigenous kids rescued in June after 40 days misplaced within the Colombian jungle has been charged this previous Saturday night time for allegedly sexually abusing his 13-year-old stepdaughter.

The Colombian Prosecutor’s Workplace has reported that the decide within the case has despatched Manuel Ranoque, father of the 2 youngest brothers, ages 1 and 4, and stepfather of the 2 sisters, ages 9 and 13, to jail, who has additionally rejected the fees, in line with a press release revealed by the Prosecutor’s Workplace on his account on the X social community, previously often known as Twitter.

Ranoque was arrested final Friday for crimes of “aggravated violent carnal entry” and “aggravated abusive sexual acts with kids beneath 14 years of age”, which he would have been committing because the sufferer was 10 years outdated.

The investigation that has led to this case started after an interdisciplinary group handled the kids medically and psychologically after their rescue and detected a doable case of sexual abuse.

Two weeks in the past, in line with the newspaper ‘El Tiempo’, officers from the Household Welfare Institute prohibited each Ranoque and his shut circle from every kind of contact with the little ones, additionally with out additional particulars.

The maternal grandfather, Narciso Mucutuy, had accused the kids’s father of beating their mom, Magdalena, who died within the airplane crash that led to the disappearance of the little ones.