Missing Honduras beauty pageant found dead, two arrested

North Gazette News/Mumbai
Honduras beauty pageant Maria Jose Alvarado, who was missing along with her sister since last week, has been found buried beside river in Santa Barbara city.

Police have arrested Alvarado’s elder sister Sofia Trinidad (23) boyfriend Plutarco Ruiz and his companion Aris Maldonado


As per reports, 19-year-old Honduras beauty pageant, Alvarado and her sister Trinidad was killed by Ruiz out of jealousy. Ruiz had seen Trinidad indulging in dance and other activities another man at a night out party last Thursday.

Police authorities claimed said that Ruiz confessed of murdering them in a fit of rage after which buried them in Cablotales near the Aguagua River in Santa Barbara city, with the help of Maldonado.

“On Ruiz instance, we have recovered the bodies of Miss Honduras Alvarado and her sister,” police said.

Police authorities added that they have recovered the murder weapon and vehicle used to transport the bodies to riverside where they were buried.

Alvarado was crowned Miss Honduras in April and she was preparing to leave for London to participate in the Miss World contest in December at the time of their disappearance.

Alvarado and her sister were last seen in a car without licence plate when they left a birthday party of a friend on November 13 in Santa Barbara city.

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