A rally for Shanquella Robinson, the American girl who died whereas vacationing in Mexico in what native authorities are investigating as a femicide, is scheduled to be held Saturday.
The rally is looking for justice for Robinson, 25, of Charlotte, North Carolina, who died in October whereas on a visit with six mates to San Jose del Cabo, a resort metropolis on the southern tip of Mexico’s Baja California peninsula.
The occasion is scheduled to start out at 4 p.m. at Little Rock AME Zion Church in Charlotte and might be livedstreamed through the Million Youth March Of Charlotte & Salisbury Teen Advisory Board’s Fb web page. Robinson’s household might be in attendance, organizers mentioned.
“There have been 1000’s of individuals that did not make it into the providers a pair weeks in the past, so that is the chance to come back and present their help with the Robinson household once more and to like on them and mainly allow them to know that we stand with them,” Mario Black, the founding father of Million Youth March of Charlotte, advised reporters throughout a press briefing asserting the rally. “It is justice for Shanquella Robinson till justice is served.”
Questions have mounted amid conflicting studies on what occurred within the hours main as much as Robinson’s demise.
The unique post-mortem report obtained by ABC Information mentioned Robinson died from a extreme spinal cord injury and a dislocated neck. In line with the doc, which was dated Nov. 4, Robinson was discovered unconscious in the lounge of a residence on Padre Kino Avenue in San Jose del Cabo on the afternoon of Oct. 29 and was declared useless inside quarter-hour.
That report differs from a current replace from Mexican authorities, who mentioned that Robinson could have been alive and acquired care from a medical skilled for a number of hours earlier than authorities arrived and he or she was pronounced useless, ABC Information has realized.
The medical skilled on the scene allegedly advised Robinson’s mates that Robinson was drunk and dehydrated, and that they need to take her to a hospital. Nonetheless, they declined to take action, in response to authorities.
Authorities haven’t responded to ABC Information’ request for touch upon the distinction between their report and the post-mortem.
An arrest warrant was issued final month in Robinson’s demise for the crime of femicide, a type of gender-based violence, in response to a neighborhood prosecutor. The warrant was issued for an unnamed alleged perpetrator, “a buddy of hers who’s the direct aggressor,” Daniel de la Rosa Anaya, native prosecutor for the state of Baja California Sur, mentioned.
The FBI opened an investigation final month into Robinson’s demise, although no additional particulars had been launched as a result of ongoing probe.
Robinson went to the Mexican resort metropolis on Oct. 28, in response to her household. Robinson’s dad and mom mentioned they bought a frantic phone name from their daughter’s mates the subsequent day saying she had died from alcohol poisoning.
The Mexican Secretariat of Health’s post-mortem report and demise certificates don’t point out alcohol.
With all the brand new and creating data, Robinson’s household continues to be in search of solutions from her mates.
Sallamondra Robinson, the mom of Shanquella Robinson, advised ABC Information she’s completely satisfied the FBI has stepped in to assist remedy her daughter’s case so it “will not go in useless.”
None of Robinson’s mates who had been along with her in Cabo have responded to ABC Information’ repeated requests for remark.
ABC Information’ Erica Y. King, Anne Laurent and Sabina Ghebremedhin contributed to this report.