HAUNTING last messages that had been despatched from a feminine DJ simply hours earlier than she was killed have been revealed.
They encompass the welfare of Valentina Trespalacios, 23, who was discovered useless inside baggage in Bogota, Colombia, on January 22.
The DJ’s American boyfriend John Poulos[/caption]
Police consider she was throttled after an post-mortem discovered deep grooves in her neck, which may have been brought on by strangulation.
The prime alleged suspect is Valentina’s boyfriend, 35-year-old American John Poulos, in keeping with native experiences.
Nevertheless, a brand new revelation within the investigation revealed the girl cried for assist through textual content message simply hours earlier than her loss of life.
It follows an affidavit obtained by Caracol Televisión with a driver from the InDriver platform.
The motive force is believed to have given trip to Valentina and Poulos on Saturday morning.
The motive force, who desires his title withheld, mentioned the younger DJ tried to alert him in regards to the hazard she was in.
He mentioned: “When she bought within the automotive earlier than her boyfriend, she screams and tells me ‘oh, why did I write this’.”
The motive force mentioned the girl confirmed him a message from her to the InDriver platform, which mentioned “assist, I’m in peril”.
The motive force requested if she was okay however on the identical time Poulos bought into the automobile and she or he didn’t reply.
The motive force continued on along with his job and took them to a nightclub at about 4am.
The chilling revelations come as Poulos was arrested by Panama authorities yesterday.
The person allegedly fled Colombia to Panama the place he was arrested whereas trying to board a flight to a different nation – understood to be Istanbul, Turkey.
He was taken into custody and stays in detention.
Poulos is ready to be extradited to Colombia to face alleged costs of femicide – a particular prison offence in Colombia.
Previous to Valentina’s loss of life, she had been courting Poulos for about eight months.
The couple met a music occasion the place the sufferer was performing as a DJ.
Laura Hidalgo, Valentina’s mom, advised native media she believed Poulos was a very good individual.
She mentioned:”He had good intentions.
“He met us, her brothers, he had the intention of getting married, making a life right here in Colombia along with her, investing in Colombia.
“However he grew to become very obsessive about my daughter and he was somewhat jealous.
“He had an argument in December with my daughter and it was out of jealousy as a result of my daughter had many suitors as a result of she was very lovely.”
In keeping with Colombian cops, Valentina reportedly moved right into a rented dwelling with Poulos just a few days previous to her loss of life.
Police carried out a search of the house in addition to Poulos’s Volkswagen Voyager, which he rented after arriving within the nation from the US.
Investigators are additionally analysing CCTV footage to attempt to establish who dumped the suitcase within the wheelie bin within the Colombian capital.
Poulos has since deleted all his social media pages and reduce off all contact with Valentina’s household.
The investigation continues.
Poulos was detained by Panama authorities[/caption]
It’s believed John travelled from the US to be with Valentina[/caption]