The alleged murderer of Cristian Ferreyra, the peasant of MOCASE, was arrested
Province of Santiago del Estero, November 19, 2011
The provincial police of Santiago del Estero arrested Javier Juarez, the alleged perpetrator of the murder of Cristian Ferreyra, last night. Three other gang members were arrested yesterday, while the instigator, entrepreneur Jorge Ciccioli, is fugitive.
The district security force made a strong progress in investigating the murder case of young militant at the hands of a gang of assassins who had been sent by a soybusiness groups.
After various demonstrations throughout the country Peasant Movement of Santiago del Estero (MOCASE), Judge Alejandro Sarria Frignes had ordered the capture of the 4 men who entered the home of a family in San Antonio and proceeded to shoot at the order of the landowner Ciccioli, who would have paid for the attack.
Yesterday at noon, the police had captured Carlos Abregu, Mario Juarez and Walter Abregú, and at night captured Francisco Javier Juarez, who was identified by witnesses as who fired the shots that ended the life of Ferreyra.
Cristian was in a meeting at the home of MOCASE César Godoy, colleague, planning clearance for resistance to soybean planting. In it, four people were admitted shooting, killing and injuring the homeowner. “He was murdered because he was defending his territory,” he had told Maria Jose Venancio to M24Digital.