Ottawa man strangled in El Salvador
j Skechers On Sale ust want to find out who did this to our father, said Carolina Hernandez, 40, who lives in Ottawa. dad was a really good man. We want somebody to be held accountable. Hernandez lived alone, but his daughter, Maria Enriques, visited him daily t Skechers On Sale o prepare dinner.
She made dinner Tuesday night and left as usual. When she returned on Wednesday, the food was untouched.
Calls to his cellphone went unanswered, which the family said is unusual.
Hernandez was reported missing Thursday, the same day Skechers On Sale his body was found, dumped alongside a river.
Enriques was shot in the shoulder later that day.
Hernandez had lived in Ottawa for two years, after the family including seven siblings moved to the capital in 1991, where the majority remain.
A mechanic by trade, he also lived for a time in California before returning to El Salvador permanently last year, where he operated a shuttle service.
a small town, my father was well known, everybody knew him, said an emotional Hernandez. was a hardworking man and he had lots of friends. she grew up there, Hernandez said El Salvador is a scary place, where life is cheap, violent crime is common, and people fear talking to police.
Too terrified to travel there for their Skechers On Sale father funeral on Monday, they instead had to make do with pictures and updates online.
Hernandez brother, also from Ottawa, has flown to El Salvador, but is travelling with a police escort.
Family gathered at a west Ottawa home on Tuesday, as they tried to find any information they could about his murder.