Domestic Violence Victim Falls Through The Cracks…Again
Being a victim of domestic violence, this story hit home.
Two days before 21 year old Laura Aceves died, she called police frantically from the side of the road for the last time. She had 3 young children.
She had just finished her shift working at the Berryville, Arkansas Tyson Foods plant. Minutes after pulling out of the parking lot, her car broke down. A mechanic at the nearest service station identified the problem: someone had poured bleach in her gas tank.
Laura knew who was responsible. It was her abusive ex-boyfriend, Victor Acuna-Sanchez, was out on bail. He had a history of destroying her stuff. “No one else would have done this,” she told police. While at the gas station, she told police where she thought Acuna-Sanchez might be staying and begged for their help. Later that evening, Laura posted a vague message on FB: It is…
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