Edwin Valero Friend To EsNewsReporting: Valero Was Killed

In this EsNewsReporting video we talk to Jeff DeGuzma a friend of Edwin Valero a Venezuelan boxing star who was 27-0 with 27 knockout. Jeff tells us it was drugs which lead to the tragic ending of Valero and he thinks he was killed while in jail.

On April 18, 2010, Valero was arrested after police found the body of his 24-year-old wife, Carolina, in a hotel in the city of Valencia Carabobo. Valero was considered a suspect and was taken to jail.

Valero allegedly admitted to hotel security and police that he had murdered his wife.

 The following day he was found hanging in his prison cell, dead, at 1:30 AM