The National Police have arrested this Monday and brought to justice this Tuesday Juan José Cortés, Mari Luz’s father, for an alleged crime of injuries committed at the Santa Justa station in Seville, facts for which the Court of Instruction 9 of the city, acting as a guard, has agreed to his provisional release, according to sources from the Police and the Andalusian Superior Court of Justice have informed Europa Press.
The alleged victim explained in a video broadcast on TikTok that Cortés had “approached her with a stick, opened his head” and “brutally attacked”. “I have denounced him for death threats and he has carried them out,” he adds.
Juan José Cortés is known for being the father of Mari Luz Cortés, the five-year-old girl who died in 2008 in Huelva at the hands of Santiago del Valle and her sister Rosa, both sentenced in 2011 to 19 years in prison for a crime murder and three years for a crime of sexual abuse the first, while his sister was nine years as an accessory to murder.
In addition, it has been one of those that has given the most public support to the reviewable permanent prison. He has also been a PP deputy in Congress for the province of Huelva, a position he held from April to November 2019.