“They have located Nacho.” Lola Hijar, her mother, confirms broken with pain the worst news. After a year of intense searching, his remains have been found in Monte de las Mercedes (San Cristóbal de La Laguna). “Perhaps the hunt should have come earlier”, she can’t say much more. Nacho has been located this Monday, shortly after starting the huntvery close to his belongings that on August 16 had been located by two young people flying a drone.
“There is an ID”
Tenerife. two young men they fly their drone in the mount of Las Mercedes (San Cristóbal de La Laguna), the aircraft lost control and fell down the slope. The terrain is steep, full of weeds, but its owners have located it. There is no other, they have to go down. It is not easy, but it is feasible. Next to the drone, as they retrace their steps, they spot something: a sleeping bag, a bag and several cans of food. There is no one, there is nothing else. “There’s a bag,” one announces. Are getting closer. “There is an ID.”
The documentation leaves no doubt, It is Ignacio Palmero’s ID, Nacho, the young man who has been missing for a year in Tenerife. The same one that, a day before, all the communication media of Prensa Ibérica, through OPEN CASE, group Research And Happening Portal, They remembered that it had been a year missing. The 30-year-old that Lola, his mother, searched tirelessly since July 14, 2021.
Helicopters, dogs and a group of agents beat the hillside on Monday in search of Nacho. After a year without answers, without clues, without anything, the investigation turned. From early in the morning a police operation was beating the mountain in search of him. He did it around the find: his documentation, his wallet, some food and a sleeping bag. She is late, she denounced her mother before starting the search, “once again”.
“I’ve been waiting for a week for them to activate the operation. His things appeared on Tuesday, until today they haven’t been looking for them.”
Since his trail was lost, relatives, friends and relatives of Nacho have tried to find clues, answers. “From the beginning National Police he aimed at suicide,” laments the woman. “We had nothing, but someone who wants to take their own life might not take a sleeping bag, right?“.
Nacho is already resting, Lola, his mother, will continue fighting, “they have taken a very short time to find him”. He has found his son, it remains to clarify what happened to him.