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Mom of slain tourist Shanquella Robinson blasts FBI for lack of progress

The mother of the US tourist who mysteriously died at a Mexican resort complained that the FBI just isn’t telling her something in regards to the case, because the household anxiously awaits justice to be served.

“I’m just trying to wait for somebody to be arrested. The FBI is not telling anything,” Shanquella Robinson’s mom, Salamondra Robinson, informed the UK’s Independent on Thursday, greater than a month after her daughter died on the swanky Fundadores Beach Club in San José del Cabo.

Mexican prosecutors issued an arrest warrant final week for a suspect within the 25-year-old’s dying, which was decided to be from a “direct attack.” But the suspect’s identify has not been launched and it’s unclear whether or not any arrests have been made.

The FBI informed the outlet that an investigation is ongoing however didn’t affirm whether or not any arrests or extraditions have been made.

Robinson’s dying on Oct. 29. was initially considered alcohol poisoning, however a dying certificates revealed she had suffered a “severe spinal cord injury and atlas luxation,” an instability of neck vertebrae.

Slain US woman Shanquella Robinson
Shanquella Robinson’s dying was initially mentioned to be from alcohol poisoning, however is now being investigated as against the law.
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Slain US woman Shanquella Robinson
Shanquella died on Oct. 29 at a luxurious resort in Mexico, the place she went with associates.
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Robinson mentioned the group of associates that accompanied Shanquella on the journey initially informed the household that their daughter suffered “alcohol poisoning.”

But a viral video later emerged of Shanquella being savagely crushed on the luxurious rental villa by one of the ladies within the group.

Local authorities later described the dying as a femicide, the time period used within the killing of a lady primarily based on her gender.

Shanquella's death certificate
The dying certificates mentioned she died of a “severe spinal cord injury and atlas luxation,” an instability of neck vertebrae.

Deputy Attorney General Antonio López Rodríguez mentioned investigators imagine Shanquella’s dying was the outcome of accidents inflicted by one of the journey companions, The Washington Post reported.

Salamondra mentioned some of the individuals who have been on the journey have visited the household.

“These people looked me in the face and told me there was no fight in Cabo,” she informed the paper, including that they claimed Shanquella died of alcohol poisoning.

Image from video showing Shanquella being beaten
Footage exhibits Robinson being crushed by her attacker in a lodge room in Mexico.

When the post-mortem report was later launched, some of the chums went to the household’s residence once more, in line with the newspaper.

“What did you all do to my child?” Salamondra mentioned she requested the guests, one of whom she claims broke right into a sweat and left.

“They’re on the run,” the grieving mom informed The Washington Post.

Shanquella’s father, Bernard Robinson, additionally spoke to The Washington Post about his frustration.

“There’s a whole lot of unanswered questions in my mind about her death,” he informed the paper tearfully.

“I just want justice for my daughter,” he mentioned, including that he has “been a wreck” since receiving information about her dying.

Bernard additionally revealed that he came upon in regards to the graphic video whereas he was wanting for a gravesite.

“It broke me to the heart,” he mentioned in regards to the last moments of his daughter, who ran two companies, Exquisite Babies, the place she braided youngsters’ hair, and the Exquisite Boutique, the place she bought garments.

The FBI informed The Washington Post that it has been concerned within the probe for the reason that starting.

 “We can’t give a timeline for ongoing cases, but this case is complicated because there are officials from another country involved,” spokesperson Shelley Lynch mentioned.

The State Department mentioned it’s monitoring the probe, including that when American residents die in overseas nations, native authorities are accountable for figuring out the trigger of dying.

The Post additionally has reached out to the FBI for remark.

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