Chilean student died in the US with a colleague: According to local media, a double homicide is being investigated

Chilean student died in the US with a colleague: According to local media, a double homicide is being investigated
Chilean student died in the US with a colleague: According to local media, a double homicide is being investigated

A Chilean student was found dead along with a colleague of Argentine nationality in his apartment in Kansas Cityin the United States, last Saturday, October 1.

Is about Pablo Guzman Palma25 years old, with a degree in biochemistry from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and a student and researcher at the Stowers Institute for Medical Research, and from Camila Behrensen, graduated in science from the Universidad Argentina de la Empresa, 24 years old. Both aspired to a pre-doctoral postgraduate degree at said house of studies located in Kansas.

The fact was confirmed at 05:00 on Saturday morning, when a call to the emergency teams warned of a fire between 41st and Oak streets, where found two people deceased with “apparent trauma suffering“, according to local media, which indicate that the investigation points to a double homicide.

The Kansas police, meanwhile, have not revealed the cause of death of Guzmán or Behrensen, nor have they disclosed the start of the fire or the existence of any person in custody.

From Stowers Institute they expressed through a statement that “we are devastated by the tragic deaths of two of our predoctoral researchers. These researchers were members of our class of 2020 and vibrant members of our community. Our deepest condolences go out to their families at this difficult time.”

From Chile, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs held that are “in contact with the family of the deceased Chilean citizen in Kansas City, in order to provide him with the necessary support”, while the Consulate General of Chile in Chicago “is available to the local authorities to provide the assistance required regarding the case”, according to Third.

Finally, from the Catholic University also expressed their condolences and they commented that the young man “was an exceptional student, outstanding not only academically, but also for his personal qualities that made him much loved among his classmates and teachers.”

SCIENTIST CRISTINA DORADOR REGRETTED THE FACT

Through her social networks, the also ex-conventional Cristina Dorador cataloged this news as “terrible and devastating” and asked that the facts be clarified and “justice be done”.

“Deep condolences to their families, colleagues and friends,” he added, reposting a post by the biochemist and neuroscientist. Dasfne Lee-Liuwho commented that “I had the pleasure of having him as a student during his degree, and He was a brilliant and wonderful person. what a tragedy“.

“He would have had a bright future: the world needs more scientists like him. It’s a great loss. My condolences to his family,” he added.


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