Debanhi Escobar marched on March 8 for those who were no longer there: “I’m not afraid and I’m going to fight”

Debanhi Escobar, the young Mexican woman who appeared dead, fought for justice for the affected women. Look at this.

Last update: 26 April, 2022

Currently, Femicide rates are quite high worldwide. This is because many assailants try to sexually harass women when they find them on the streets and then end their lives.

In addition, it is also true that many men have the cruel thought that they are superior to their partners. Therefore, they beat them every time they disagree with their ideas and even to the point of killing them.

Due to this, thousands of women take advantage of International Women’s Day, which is celebrated on March 8 of each year, to request guarantees that combat this problem and ask for justice for those whose lives have been taken.

Many of those women who have raised their voices to end this painful reality have also had a fateful outcome. As happened to Debanhi Escobar, an 18-year-old girl who appeared dead in recent days.

In this article we share some details of her case and what her parents shared about the fight she promoted for the safety of women.



What happened to Debanhi Escobar?

Debanhi Escobar, an 18-year-old Mexican girl, had been missing since the early hours of April 9 and was found dead on the 22nd of the same month.

During the moments before the disappearance, the teenager attended a party with two of her friends in Escobedo (Nuevo León). However, when the celebration ended, they returned to their homes and left Debanhi there.

Well, according to her version, they asked a trusted driver to pick her up to take her home. However, despite the fact that Debanhi got into the vehicle, the trip did not end at the indicated place and she was left alone on one of the highways in Nuevo León.

After that, it was recorded in the cameras near that road that the young woman went to some public telephones to make a call. But apparently, she got no response.

From that moment on, there was no more trace of Debanhi. Therefore, he began an exhaustive search.

It was like that on April 22 they found his body in a 4-meter-deep cistern located in a motel called New Castile. In addition, the authorities stated that the cause of death was a deep contusion in the skull.

However, today, the Nuevo León Prosecutor’s Office is solving many questions to finish clarifying the case and do justice. Debanhi’s parents are convinced that there are some criminal hands behind this heartbreaking deed.

The fight in which the young woman had participated some time before

From the moment of disappearance Debanhi’s parents took over her social media. This, with the intention of informing all Internet users what was happening and that they could help them look for her.

In addition, at that moment, they told everyone through Instagram that the 18-year-old girl had gone out to march on March 8 to ask for justice for the women who had lost their lives due to femicide.

Likewise, that in those days he had shared a message on his networks in which she had stated that among all the women they could help each other. In the same way, that she would never be willing to shut up anything that happened against the female gender.

They did all this with the aim that at that time the women would also raise their voices for Debanhi until they found. Unfortunately, however, the outcome was fateful.

Here you can see the full message that Debanhi wrote:



Final reflection

This painful history continues to show that, although the struggle has been constant, The pertinent guarantees to combat femicide still do not exist.

For this reason, the authorities must work in detail to evaluate everything that is being done wrong and manage to change this painful reality once and for all. This, because women deserve to feel safe and respected in any environment in the world.

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