The sad news of the
, the former star of
that she was missing for five days. After an intense search
in Piru Lake, Los Angeles, they found his body
, and the Ventura County Sheriff,
confirmed that the actress
After so much uncertainty, Ayub brought some clarity at a press conference: “There is no indication that this was murder, and there is no indication that it is suicide.” He added: “She must have gathered enough energy to
take your child to the boat
, but not to save himself. ”
In this way, he assured that by joining the pieces of the puzzle the strongest hypothesis is that Rivera saved his son from
, and then drowned. “After talking to the boy, we know that they swam in the lake at some point in the day. The boy described that he was helped by his mother to get on the boat, which
pushed him from behind to the deck
“the sheriff assured.
Recall that the child recounted what happened in heartbreaking words:
“Mom never came out of the water again
. For this reason, the police authorities believe that the actress pushed her son – who was wearing a life jacket – from behind and managed to get him onto the boat, but the current dragged her again and she could no longer reach the boat.
From the outset, the police reported that the main hypothesis was that
the 33-year-old actress had drowned
, and that the intervention of third parties was not suspected. The information is now confirmed after finding Rivera’s lifeless body.
“He saw her disappear”
According to the sheriff,
As the boy turned around, he saw her disappear into the water
And this is the main clue that led them to think that it was a tragedy: “She must have gathered enough energy to bring her son back to the ship, but not enough to save herself.”
In just three hours, the worst end for the actress occurred:
arrived at 13 with his son
to enjoy a sunny day, they decided to swim together; and between 16 and 17 they found the boat adrift with the boy inside, without her mother.
It should be added that according to
Los Angeles Times
there were other similar deaths in the same place, and that’s why some call it ”
the curse of Piru Lake ”
: Seven people drowned between 1994 and 2000 in circumstances similar to the actress. Given the tragic news, many
celebrities fired Rivera on the networks
social with moving messages.