Through his Twitter account, the Minister of the Interior, José Serrano, told citizens that the alleged murderer of Monica Gordon, former manager of the sports club Aucas, was arrested. Gordon died on August 29 after being shot in the chest in her office in the South of Quito.
The capture of the suspect occurred during an operation carried out between Saturday and Sunday. The operative allowed the detention of the subject in Guayaquil’s Trinitaria Island, according to State television Gamatv, which showed what they called exclusive images taken at 02:00 on Sunday, when the suspect was transferred to police offices in Quito.
The subject was accompanied by several individuals who are also suspected of having links with the murder of Gordon, as reported by police sources without specifying the number of detainees.
The arrested were transferred to crime unit of Quito for the arraignment hearing, scheduled for 18:30.
However, Serrano, through the message posted in Twitter clarified that he must still find the mastermind of the murder.