Costa Rica Convicts First Female Paid Assassin “La Sicaria”
By Carol Vaughn - November 22, 2021
She called herself “La Sicaria”, and advertised on social media that she would “kill anyone for c50,000”, or $78.00. This week she was convicted of seducing a man and luring him to his death in San Juan de Dios, Desamparados. Her real name is Carolina del Carmen Requene,...

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