Case #16539

Country of Origin: 
El Salvador
Type of persecution: 
Gang-related violence
Gang - Family-based
Gang - Informant/witness to gang activity
Gender of applicant: 

Case Summary

The asylum office granted asylum to a Salvadoran female unaccompanied child who fled because of gangs' persecution of her family. MS-13 gang members killed her father and 18th Street gang members killed her mother. She assisted police in identifying the attackers.

Date Submitted

Sunday, December 11, 2016 - 13:56