Young woman was killed with machete in the Ngäbe Buglé region
A 20-year-old girl was murdered with a machete by a 37-year-old man in the Cerro Bastón sector, in the Ngäbe Buglé Comarca.
The man subsequently committed suicide.
The Public Ministry (MP) confirmed that the aggressor was the victim's uncle. Due to this incident, two girls were left orphaned.
Officials from the Specialized Section for Homicide and Femicide of the Chiriquí Province Regional Prosecutor's Office traveled to the site to carry out the investigation of the two bodies, and an investigation is under way.