Peruvian living in United States died after attack from policemen


Early this morning Peruvian citizen Edgar Vera Morante died due to injuries caused by locale police force during a dispute over a $ 185 transit ticket. Edgar Vera had been unconscious for 14 days before dying at the State Hospital in Dallas.
The case has been handed over to the Peruvian consulate who now is initiating a trial to get a compensation for his family.



Originally from Denmark, Carsten returned to Peru in 2002 with his wife and eldest son. He started LivinginPeru.com in 2005, among other ventures in Peru. Before this, Carsten has worked in tourism, living in France, Sicily, and the U.S., and promoted bands like Metallica, Def Leppard and U2 for PolyGram Records (now Universal Music). Carsten loves pisco sours, Peru’s cuisine, and traveling with his family within Peru, a country that he believes is the land of opportunities.