Boxer Felix Verdejo turns himself in after pregnant lover found dead

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Boxer Félix Verdejo turned himself in to federal authorities to face charges in the disappearance and death of his 27-year-old pregnant girlfriend.
Boxer Félix Verdejo turned himself in to federal authorities in Puerto Rico on Sunday to face charges in the disappearance and death of his 27-year-old pregnant girlfriend, officials said.

Verdejo, 27, is accused of abducting Keishla Rodríguez and killing her by throwing her off of a bridge in San Juan at around 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, according to a criminal complaint filed by the FBI.

Authorities allege that Verdejo injected his lover with a syringe containing an unidentified substance — before binding her arms and feet with wire and tying a heavy block to her.

The fighter allegedly shot at Rodríguez's body in the water as he stood on the…
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