Mexican singer Danna Paola has brought attention to the issue of human trafficking after a fan approached her during a concert and shared the story of her mother’s disappearance. Ana Victoria Ruiz Palacios was last seen on April 12, 2022, after flying to meet her boyfriend Miguel Santana Arellano, a teen star known as Mickey Santana. The case is now being investigated as part of a larger human trafficking operation in the state of Jalisco.
Danna Paola has taken a stand against human trafficking and is using her platform to advocate for justice for victims like Ana Victoria. During a concert in Guadalajara in February 2023, the singer called for action, stating “Not one more Guadalajara, enough. As an artist, as a woman, I want to communicate this to you because I think it is time to continue doing justice. Believe me, you’re not alone.”
The disappearance of Ana Victoria Palacios is just one example of the many cases of human trafficking that go unreported or unresolved in Mexico. In this case, the authorities have identified a gang dedicated to this criminal activity, with evidence linking Miguel Santana to the operation. Despite this, Santana has remained silent on the matter and has not made any public statements.
As this case unfolds, it is important to remember the victims of human trafficking and to continue to fight against this egregious crime. It is also essential to support organizations dedicated to providing resources and assistance to victims and survivors of human trafficking. By working together, we can help ensure that justice is served and that no one else falls victim to this heinous crime.