Argentinian killed in Ballenita had multiple skull fractures

An Argentinian who was missing for several days was found dead Tuesday night in a septic tank sealed with cement, at the home she was renting in Ballenita, a town in the province of Santa Elena, in eastern Ecuador. The preliminary autopsy report indicates that Gabriela Andrea Pedraza had multiple skull fractures and evidence that she had been dragged. The officer investigating the case said Wednesday morning that the medical examiner has reported that the woman had a striking blow at the level of the skull. Police also reported that two people have been detained for interrogation but have not…

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