Fatimih Davila Sosa, a former Miss Uruguay pageant winner has been found dead in a Mexico City hotel.
The 31-year-old, who won the Uruguay pageant in 2006, was found hanged and identified by city officials in the bathroom of a guest room early on Thursday.
According to Spanish-language press, the hotel where she was found is located on Altadena Street in Colonia Nápoles, Benito Juarez.
Officials said she had arrived in Mexico City on April 23 for a supposed job interview before the incident.
The prosecutor’s office, confirming her death said a homicide investigation has commenced towards unravelling the circumstances that led to her death.
After winning the national pageant, Davila Sosa went on to represent Uruguay in the 2006 Miss Universe pageant which took place in Los Angeles.
The model also competed in the 2008 Miss World contest.