Miss Puerto Rico Universe 2016 Kristhielee Caride was dethroned because of her attitude towards media according to the officials. This was confirmed by Desiree Lowry , a national director of Miss Universe Puerto Rico, on her interview last March 17 and revealed that Caride was uncomfortable in the spotlight.
She was also a no show to her schedules that was organized by Miss Universe Puerto Rico. With her rude behavior, the officials decided to dethroned her and Caride apologized. Despite her apology, the officials refuse to accept it and their decision is final. Caride threatened the officials to take this matter on the court according to E Nuevo Dia, Puerto Rico’s largest newspaper. She also posted on her facebook account that was now deleted that she apologized to the people who supported her, to her work team and the organization of Miss Universe Puerto Rico. She added that she will cherish the day she won the title and the memories that she experienced.