The winner of the contest Miss Oaxaca, Laura Mojica Romero, was arrested in Veracruz and is accused of kidnapping.
According to the authorities, elements of the Specialized Unit to Combat Kidnapping (UECS), they arrested the winner of the Miss Oaxaca contest in 2019 in the state of Veracruz. The woman was arrested along with another woman and six men.
The 26-year-old girl, who had a degree in Business Administration from the Veracruzana University, is accused along with the other people from be part of a gang of kidnappers; which operated between Veracruz and Oaxaca.
“The eight alleged kidnappers were adisposition of the specialized prosecutor, who, by providing the conclusive evidence against him, obtained from the judicial authority the corresponding links to the process and the imposition of the corresponding precautionary measures, as well as two months for the complementary investigation ”, published in a statement the Veracruz Attorney General.
In the next two months her legal situation will be defined and if she is found guilty, she along with the other seven people, could reach up to 50 years in prison, depending on the gravity and responsibility of each one in the crimes that are imputed.