Aan Anton is originally from Michigan, United States but she lived-in Sosua, the Dominican Republic for 15 years. she was killed in an apparent robbery inside of her home, in the district of Cabarete, in Puerto Plata. Authorities found Aan Anton’s body on Tuesday morning, local time.
Patricia Ann Anton Age
She was 63 years old.
Patricia Ann Anton Education
She graduated from Central Michigan University as an undergraduate, according to her Facebook.
Patricia Ann Anton Career
AMERICAN TEACHER KILLED: Authorities in the Dominican Republic say American teacher Patricia Ann Anton was found dead in her apartment with her hands and feet tied, the victim of an apparent robbery. @VictorOquendo reports. https://t.co/TxsNrRvIfZ pic.twitter.com/U8iSJdVB3Z
— World News Tonight (@ABCWorldNews) November 14, 2019
According to her LinkedIn, Aan Anton had worked at Mariposas Montessori for just under six years at the time of her death. She started as a teacher, and then was promoted to being the Curriculum Program Director in 2019.
Prior to her time at Mariposas Montessori, Aan Anton taught in Guatemala in 2006.
Patricia Ann Anton Murder
She was found dead in the early hours of today, at her residence in the tourist district of Cabarete, tied hand and foot, gagged and physically tortured.
The case is being investigated by experts on the subject assigned to the Northern Regional Directorate of the National Police based in Puerto Plata, several of whom requested reservations of their names and told reporters that “we do not rule out any hypothesis.” Take us to discover this case, especially with regard to passion and criminal actions
Aan Anton’s body, in addition to being bound hand and foot, had a rag with which he had his mouth gagged, even the signs of violence show that he was subjected to cruel torture.
He lived completely alone in apartment number four of the Procab residential in Cabarete, Puerto Plata.
According to the legist doctor who acted, in this case, Aan Anton died of suffocation by strangulation.
Even people who may have committed this crime searched the department of the American teacher, converted drawers and other clothing stores, stealing cell phones, a laptop, a flat-screen TV, among other belongings of the victim.
Aan Anton’s body by the disposition of the judicial and police authorities was transferred to the National Institute of Forensic Sciences in Santiago for the corresponding purposes.
American teacher, 63, strangled to death. Patrician Ann Anton, 63, found dead in home in Cabarete, Dominican Republic https://t.co/ovjMV04xLC
— Fairenhite (@fairenhite) November 14, 2019
Patricia Ann Anton Facebook
Aan Anton was very politically active. Even though she wasn’t living in the U.S. at the time of her death, her Facebook is filled with posts related to political protest and activism for America. She posted several photos of people holding up signs that said things like “Trump is a clear and present danger,” and “Whatever political party those students in Florida just started.”