Case #24837

Country of Origin: 
Honduras
Type of persecution: 
Gang-related violence
Gang - Family-based
Gender of applicant: 
Male

Case Summary

The AO granted the asylum claim of a Honduran boy, designated as a UAC, whose father was repeatedly threatened by the leader of a local gang. Members of the applicant's family have had multiple run-ins with the gang, including threats and physical attacks, over the past seven years. The applicant's father had made several police reports and was directly threatened by the gang leader that if he talks to the police or continues making reports the gang leader would kill his family, including the applicant. 

Date Submitted

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 16:07