A Miami businessman, needed in connection for the 2011 homicide of his spouse’s ex-boyfriend, turned himself into Spanish authorities exterior the US Embassy in Madrid on Tuesday.
Manuel Marin was about to enter the company heart when cops assigned to embassy grew suspicious of his actions. The Cuban-American tried to keep away from the particular brokers earlier than they have been in a position to safe him and run a background verify with the command workplace after he confirmed them his passport.
Spanish authorities have been in a position to detect that Marin, 64, had truly exhausted his customer’s allow.
However extra importantly, the officers observed that the FBI was in search of his arrest for the killing of one other enterprise man, Camilo Salazar, 43, in June 2011, detained him on the spot.
A police warrant names Manuel Marin, a profitable part-owner of a grocery store chain in South Florida, because the mastermind of the homicide of Camilo Salazar in June 2011
Camilo Salazar’s physique was discovered on dust street close to the Everglades in Miami in June 2011
Salazar, who was married with a toddler, was discovered on the aspect of a dust street close to the Everglades in Miami.
His physique was badly overwhelmed, his groins have been burned and his throat was slit.
This previous April, investigators used cellphone information to implicate three different Cuban males for his or her roles within the crime:
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Alexis Vila-Perdomo, 47, turned a MMA fighter earlier than successful the Bronze medal wrestling for Cuba on the 1996 Atlanta Olympics. He was arrested April 17 and charged with conspiracy to commit homicide and pleaded not responsible.
Roberto Issac, 62, a blended martial arts coach and promoters, was arrested April 11 charged with three counts, together with conspiracy to commit homicide and in addition pleaded responsible.
Marin, the mastermind of the plot, grew to develop into the proprietor of some of the profitable supermarkets within the South Florida space.
The Cuban-American, together with the backing of one other enterprise associate, began out in the bodega enterprise in New York within the 1980s and later ventured to Miami, the place he managed to open 30 Presidente Supermarkets within the space.
Marin’s spouse, Jenny Marin, had been concerned in a earlier relationship with Salazar.
Ariel Gandulla and Alexis Vila-Perdomo have been charged for the June 2011 homicide of Camilo Salazar. Vila-Perdomo received a gold medal as a wrestler for Cuba within the 1996 Olympics
In response to an arrest warrant, in February 2011, Jenny Marin met for espresso. Manuel Marin confronted each of them on the spot and left along with his spouse. However she managed to get out of the automobile, and jumped right into a taxi to go to a good friend’s dwelling.
A “raged” Manuel Marin then returned to the cafe and needed to battle Salazar.
The warrant paperwork additionally detailed that Jenny Marin and Salazar continued to satisfy once more.
Jenny Marin stated her husband was consistently on the cellphone throughout a yacht journey in late Could 2011 to the Bahamas and once they returned to their waterfront dwelling on June 1, 2011, Manuel Marin ran out with certainly one of his staff, Antonio Hernandez.
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Later that night time when Manuel Marin and his worker made it again to the house, Jenny Marin noticed her partner with a hat on. Hernandez had a recent new set of garments on.
Hernandez drove Manuel Marin to the airport three days later, boarded a flight to France and disappeared.
It turned out to be the start of a global manhunt that lastly got here to an finish this week.