Missing gay rights activist and brother of former Miami mayor found dead in a landfill in homicide

Gay rights activist Diaz-Johnston, pictured, was found dead in a landfill in Florida

A missing gay rights activist and the brother of former Miami mayor Many Diaz was found dead in a Florida landfill on Saturday, and authorities are investigating the death as a homicide. 

Jorge Diaz-Johnston, 54, the brother to the Mayor of Miami from 2001 to 2009, who had been missing since January 3, was discovered in a trash pile at a landfill in Baker, Florida, roughly 60 miles east of the Alabama border, Tallahassee police announced on Wednesday.

‘I am profoundly appreciative of the outpouring of support shown to me, my brother-in-law Don, and my family after the loss of my brother, Jorge Diaz-Johnston,’ former mayor Diaz, 68, wrote of his brother.

‘My brother was such a special gift to this world whose heart and legacy will continue to live on for generations to come.’ 

Diaz-Johnston’s body was found the same day a missing persons report was filed by concerned family. 

No arrests have…

Read the Full Article Here Dailymail

Written by Bourbiza Mohamed

A technology enthusiast and a passionate writer in the field of information technology, cyber security, and blockchain

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Heirs to former Texas Gov. Dolph Briscoe Jr’s $1 billion fortune at war over how to split the estate

Colorado women’s basketball team, last unbeaten in D-I, falls to No. 2 Stanford