Q COSTA RICA – A man accused of raping and impregnating his 14-year-old daughter will not be going to prison due to the statute of limitations.
The accused man on his arrival in Costa Rica after being deported from the United States, where he lived for 14 years as a fugitive, after being accused by his 14-year-old daughter of rape. Photo Telenoticias
The accused, José Alberto Orozco Ramírez, on the run in the United States, a fugitive of Costa Rica law for the last 14 years before being caught, was in November last deported to Costa Rica. Five months later, on March 15, the Juzgado Penal de Cartago (Cartago Criminal Court) set him free on a technicality.
Orozco, now 49, was arrested in July 2016 in New Jersey