October 20, 2014
Junín: 17-year-old beaten to death by classmates
Naira Cofreces was 17 years old. She attended a night high school in the locality of Junín, in the province of Buenos Aires. Last Wednesday she was beaten by three classmates, and was admitted to the local Piñeyro hospital where she finally died.
The teenager was diagnosed with brain death last night and her family decided to donate her organs, according to a hospital’s spokesperson.
Two adult women, of 29 and 23 years old, and an underaged girl were arrested, accused of murdering Naira.
Prosecutor José Albote Galante was leading the investigation.