Case #24840

Country of Origin: 
Honduras
Type of persecution: 
Gang-related violence
Gang - Informant/witness to gang activity
Gender of applicant: 
Male

Case Summary

The asylum office granted asylum to a minor boy from Honduras. A gang member attacked him and his father, shooting and killing his father in front of him. The boy got away and informed the police of his father's murderer's identify. He fears that gang members will kill him becauase he witnessed the murder and told the police the identity of the killer.

Date Submitted

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 17:30

Outcome for Case #24840

Level: 
Asylum Office
Date of Decision: 
Monday, February 11, 2019
AO Outcome: 
Granted
Jurisdiction: 
California
Check if Grace v. Whitaker was cited or referenced in this case by you, DHS, or the adjudicator.: 
No