The crime was committed, apparently, to steal the victim’s belongings

A judge sent Leonardo de Jesús Flórez, the alleged murderer of Rosalía Álvarez Monsalve, to  prison at the request of a prosecutor from the Sectional Office in Quindío Section,

Investigations showed that on June 1, 2020, the victim was at home, in  Patio Bonito neighborhood in Armenia. In the place, there was also her son and the defendant to whom the woman gave an space at her house so that he could set up his upholstery workshop there.

The investigation indicates that once the woman and the alleged aggressor were alone in the residence; he apparently attacked her with a sharp weapon and seized jewelry, cash, and other items.

For these facts, Flórez was charged with aggravated homicide and aggravated robbery. He did not plead guilty.

The Office of the Attorney General makes this information public for reasons of general interest.

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The information contained in this press release corresponds to the narration of the objective news provided by the officials in charge of carrying out criminal investigations within the Office of the Attorney General. By the time this communication is disclosed, the legal status of the people mentioned is still pending to be resolved by the competent judicial authority, always under the presumption of innocence contemplated by Article 29 of the Political Constitution and Article 7 of Law 906 of 2004