Juvenile held in murder of man in Osa peninsula

Judicial agents have detained a juvenile in the October 2011 machete murder of a Drake, Osa man.

The Poder Judicial said that the juvenile has been ordered to three months of provisional detention while the case is investigated.

The dead man is Mario Urbina Ruiz. The Poder Judicial said that Urbina was in discussion with a juvenile and that the discussion elevated into a dispute. The Poder Judicial said that Urbina hit the juvenile with a leather belt and that the minor sought out a machete and used it on Ubina.

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