This is the heartbreaking testimony given by two young men from Coquette, one by 18 and the other by 17, for sexual assault, which would occur on Monday evening, August 5, in Bogota National Park, located in the seventh race, between Streets 34 and 39. "My sister was with her boyfriend and a friend who recently came to visit."
As the woman told EL TIEMPO, the three young people visit the iconic park to show the visitor the nature of the place. They took their course about seven o'clock in the night, not thinking that a mere tour would end in tragedy. "They ate and ended up at the park around 9:00 pm."
Everything was fine until four men arrived who started threatening them. They were all armed with knives and very cruelly demanded all their belongings. "They stole their cell phones, everything, but they believed that the nightmare would end the robbery, but it wasn't."
Then the story of the relative of one of the victims of the thorn is more severe. "It wasn't enough with that. The criminals took the girls to the most wooded part of the park. " They only remember that in the middle of the forest there were many stubble, many bushes, many trees that were completely defenseless.
He added that two of the strangers mistreated a minor girl, who was the one who visited the city, and the other two, the 18-year-old girl. All this in front of the amazed look on the boyfriend of the latter – a 25-year-old boy who would also be beaten. "As my sister resisted the outrage, they threatened her. They told him they were going to hurt the boy. That was awful. "He was screaming for help, but the attackers hurt him to remain silent, the woman said.
While my sister resisted the outrage, they threatened her. They told him they were going to hurt the boy. That was awful
Then, the victims say, the attackers, who wore clothes to protect their faces, threw away their personal belongings, their shoes and fled the scene, leaving the three young men in the open.
According to the victims 'relatives, Sinjin arrived and took the victims' declaration. "We want you to help us know what the next step is, how to file a complaint. The girls at the hospital in San Ignacio were badly injured at that time, ”said the sister of one of the victims.
We want you to help us know what the next step is, how to file a complaint. At that time, the girls were severely affected at San Ignacio Hospital
While the investigation is ongoing, the victims find themselves mentally ill. "I just want justice to be done, to be shown to the cameras, to put these aggressors in jail. These guys need to be caught and locked up forever because they are a danger to society. "
This is a family that has migrated to Bogota in search of better opportunities. One of the abused women works in a warehouse in Bogota, while the minor wanted to know only the tourist sites of the capital during her short stay.
According to Bogota Metropolitan Police, consulted this way. "Until the medical opinion is issued, we cannot confirm or distort whether there has been a violation."
For its part, the National Institute of Legal Medicine also did not confirm the fact and said it would be pronounced when it became aware of it.
TIME also contacted San Ignacio University Hospital, but they said: "For the confidentiality of the medical record and our users, the hospital cannot provide any information or statement on the case in question."
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