Clarisa Figueroa now stands accused alongside together with her daughter within the horrific demise in Chicago of a pregnant teenager, Marlen Ochoa-Lopez, whose child was reduce from her womb.
Figueroa, charged together with her daughter Desiree Figueroa, can also be accused of organising a GoFundMe web page claiming she gave start.
“Phrases can not specific how disgusting and completely disturbing these allegations are,” Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson mentioned in a information convention.
“It was on the seventh of Could the place this case took a flip,” mentioned Chicago’s Deputy Police Chief Brendan Deenihan about Marlen Ochoa’s disappearance. “They discovered that Marlen was involved with a Clarisa Figueroa, who’s our charged offender at the moment.”
Chicago’s police chief mentioned in a information convention, “All of us up listed below are dad and mom, brothers, sisters, little children. So it doesn’t escape us, the emotional” value “this takes on individuals….They (Ochoa-Lopez’s household) must be celebrating the start of a younger child. As a substitute they’re mourning the demise of this younger girl and presumably the kid.”
He added, “I do know our detectives do the very best they’ll.”
Right here’s what it is advisable know:
1. Police Say Ochoa-Lopez Was Lured to a House & Her Son Was Minimize From Her Womb
In accordance with the Chicago Solar-Instances, Marlen Ochoa-Lopez was strangled to demise after being “lured to a Southwest Facet residence,” the place her toddler son was “reduce from her womb.”
ABC 7 reported that Marlen Ochoa-Lopez was 9 months pregnant when she was reported lacking three weeks in the past from Pilsen.
2. Clarisa Figueroa Is Accused of Strangling Marlen Ochoa
Fox 32 information journalist Tia Ewing reported that Clarisa Figueroa “posted on @gofundme that her child was in poor health,” based on police.
“The newborn belonged to #MarlenOchoa based on police. Clarisa is charged alongside together with her daughter, she assisted in strangling the 19yo based on CPD. Burned garments, bleach, and blood was discovered within the residence.”
The precise reason for demise was ligature strangulation, ABC 7 reported.
3. Authorities Say Clarisa Figueroa’s Daughter Helped Her Mom Homicide Marlen Ochoa
In accordance with CBS Chicago, Clarissa Figeroa “and her daughter Desiree Figeroa have been charged with homicide, and Desiree confessed to serving to her mom strangle 19-year-old Marlen Ochoa with a coaxial cable.”
4. Desiree Figueroa’s Boyfriend Is Additionally Accused within the Case
Desiree Figueroa’s boyfriend “has been charged with concealment of against the law,” CBS Chicago reported.
5. Marlen Ochoa-Lopez’s Child is on Life Assist
Police introduced the fees on Could 16, 2019. Marlen Ochoa-Lopez was discovered useless early Wednesday on Could 15, 2019. In accordance with the Chicago Solar-Instances, the child is on life assist and is mind useless.