Man sentenced to jail on remand for murder of Belgian woman

A judge in Puerto Plata ordered three months preventive custody for Melvin del Rosario Gil, the lead suspect in the murder of Belgian citizen Marina Henrietta Belmuls in her home in the Costambar gated community in Puerto Plata according to Puerto Plata police. Del Rosario, who works as a teacher in an IT school, maintains his innocence. He was identified by German Mike Schneider, who was also injured during the attack.

Imponen prisión preventiva contra acusado de matar nacional belga en Puerto Plata