Lizbeth Flores Wiki – Biography
Lizbeth Flores was discovered dead in Matamoros, Mexico, last Tuesday by local authorities one day after she had been reported missing, ABC station KRGV reported Friday.
“She was young. She had many things in front of her, and more because she had two children,” Flores’ grieving mother continued. “I want that, what they did to my daughter, everyone that took part in her death, I want them to pay.”
Lizbeth Flores Age
Lizbeth Flores has died at the age of 23 years old.
Missing & Searching
Lizbeth Flores, 23, was reported missing after she traveled from Brownsville in Texas to visit her boyfriend in the Mexican border city of Matamoros on August 9. But her mum, María Rubio, filed a missing person’s report on August 10 after losing contact with her daughter, MailOnline reported.
Flores had reportedly traveled to Matamoros from her home in Brownsville, Texas, to meet up with her boyfriend on August 9, her mother, María Rubio, reportedly told Telemundo, according to the New York Post.
When she failed to return home that evening as she told her mother she would, Rubio became worried and filed a missing person report.
“Losing a child is like having your heart ripped out,” Flores’ mother said. “I feel such sadness because of what they did to my daughter. The way they left her… The pain that my daughter went through there, at that moment. That’s what hurts.”
‘I feel very sad about what they did to my daughter. How they left her is what pains me. The pain that my daughter went through there at that time is what pains me.’ Rubio is seeking help from the United States and Mexico officials to repatriate her daughter’s remains to Texa.
Found Dead & Cause of Death
A young mother of two was killed in Mexico after crossing the border from Texas.
Flores, 23, died from blunt force trauma to the head, according to Mexican authorities, KRGV reported. There was evidence that Flores had been tortured, as her body was covered in bruises and her teeth were missing, according to the outlet.
Flores’ body was found on August 11, and she had reportedly died from head injuries suffered after she was beaten with a rock that was found at the scene.
The FBI is reportedly investigating Flores’ death. Representatives with FBI field offices in Houston and San Antonio did not immediately respond to PEOPLE’s request for comment.
Law enforcement investigators said a part of Flores’ scalp had been removed and that her teeth were taken out by force. María Rubio said on Friday during an interview with Telemundo: ‘Losing a child is like having your heart ripped out.