Filipino Seaman Arrested For Murdering A Woman On Board

Filipino seaman arrested at port of Paranaguá

Woman is stabbed to death in Rocio and suspect of the crime is detained inside the MV Star Lygra Ship in the port of Paranaguá

Around 21:00 yesterday (20), the Military Police was activated to attend to a finding of corpse, but precisely inside a residence located at Rua Professor Cleto in the neighborhood Rocio.

Arriving at the scene, the policemen found the body of a naked and very bloody woman inside the residence.

The victim later identified as 39-year-old Claudia Helena Gaspar, who was a program girl, was stabbed to death, according to information from residents of the area, they heard screams and requests for a doctor, but as the victim always came drunk in the residence did not give because it was commonplace, but on that day the crime of feminicide was taking place.

The site of the crime was isolated by the Military Police until the arrival of the Criminalistics, who carried out the investigation inside the property, was found near the body, a wallet with documents in the name of Rodney Aribal Carvajal, 32, a men’s sneaker, a underwear and money in foreign currency, which were collected by the experts.

In conversation with a taxi driver who has a point where the crime happened, he said that he had left the victim and also the person corresponding to the documents found at the residence in the place in the residence of the find. The police officers spoke with a friend of the victim who was in the nightclub, where the victim frequented, also reporting the last time he saw Claudia, she was with the person in the document.

In the face of all this information, the police contacted the agency responsible for the crew that are moored at the Port of Paranaguá, and, inside the ship MV Star Lygra, the police found with the help of the commander the person of Rodney, that was with the hand bandaged, looking for her cabin, the police officers found a shorts and a shirt all dirty with blood.

According to the suspect, Rodney reported that he was assaulted and that he even went to the doctor because of the injuries. In the face of the facts Rodney Aribal Carvajal, 32 years old living in the Philippines, was detained and referred to the 1st police subdivision of Paranaguá for the appropriate procedures.

The body of the victim was collected and sent to the Instituto Médico Legal – IML of Paranaguá for the usual procedures.

Source: Marino PH


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