TDoR 2022 / 2022 / May / 22 / Miguel Ángel Peréz Leal

Miguel Ángel Peréz Leal

Age 36

22 May 2022
San Luis Río Colorado, Sonora (Mexico)

TDoR list ref: tgeu/tdor2022/22-May-2022/Name Unknown

Miguel Ángel Peréz Leal
Miguel Ángel Peréz Leal [photo:]

Miguel was a nurse and drag artist. They were found dead and with signs of violence 15 days after going missing on Saturday 7th May.

San Luis Rio Colorado, Son. A 36-year-old man was found dead with signs of violence in a desert area near San Luis Río Colorado, on the Mexico-United States border, after being missing since May 7 .

The Sonora Attorney General's Office (FGJE) issued a search alert with the description and contact information of Miguel Ángel Pérez Leal, who has disappeared in the same municipality since May 7.

On Sunday morning, a person reported that while helping someone trapped in the sands of the San Luis Río Colorado desert, he discovered the presence of a lifeless body ; Municipal and state elements went to the place to carry out the corresponding inspections.

The discovery of the body was made in a property located in a desert area, 600 meters south of the campus of the Technological University of San Luis Río Colorado and 800 meters west of the road that leads to the detour of the San Luis Río Colorado-Doctor Station.

“Along with the identification of its particular signs, a rose-shaped tattoo was observed on the body on the right forearm and one in the form of a dreamcatcher on the right ankle, which coincide with those indicated in the description made in the Alert of Search " explained the Sonora prosecutor's office.

There he determined that the cause of Miguel Ángel's death was suffocation by fingerprints revealed by the rehydration process at the Forensic Scientific Intelligence Laboratory (CIF). The Sonora Prosecutor's Office added that it continues with the investigations to find the person or persons responsible for the murder of who was a local nurse, nurse educator and entertainer.

San Luis Río Colorado.- A nurse disappeared without a trace since last Saturday, May 7 in San Luis Río Colorado, northwest of Sonora; When he was last seen, he was characterized as a woman, since in addition to being a nurse and teacher, he also performed at a travesti show.

In a search file issued on Saturday night, a week after his disappearance, the Sonora Attorney General's Office identified the victim as Miguel Ángel Pérez Leal, 36 years old, 1.90 meters tall and 120 kilos in weight; stocky build; light complexion; Aquiline nose; medium mouth with thick lips; small brown eyes; semi bushy eyebrow; short wavy black hair; Originally from Ahome, Sinaloa.

According to the summary of the facts, the last time he was heard from was on May 7 in San Luis Río Colorado, where he had said that he would meet an unidentified person.

As a particular sign, he has a rose-shaped tattoo on his right forearm and a dreamcatcher-shaped tattoo on his right ankle.

The Ministerial Agency for Criminal Investigation indicated that Miguel Ángel Pérez Leal is a nurse, a nursing teacher at the Technological University of Sonora and an artist in travesti shows, for which he could have been characterized at the time of his disappearance.

Report added: 24 May 2022. Last updated: 24 Dec 2022

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