Armed members killed the delegate of the Attorney General’s Office (FGR) of Mexico in Guerrero on Tuesday, Fernando Garcia Fernandez in a new reality that shows the wave of violence of organized crime in that state.
According to the information of the police, the attack against the delegate happened past 8:30 in the morning on the main street in that neighborhood. Cipatli, near Del Sol highway, which leads to the port of Acapulco.
García Fernández was shot while driving a gray Mitsubishi van which is affected by a gate.
The body of the federal officer left on the road a few meters from the truck, where the emergency services only confirmed that he had no vital signs.
Fernando Garcia Fernandez He came to the FGR delegation in 2018 when the governor was Héctor Astudillo Flores, of the current opposition Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI).
The killing of the delegate of the FGR adds to the series of attacks registered in Guerrero against commanders and agents of security and justice agencies, with a total of 16 deaths of this type in the last seven months.
Last August 10, the Tierra Caliente regional prosecutor of the State Attorney General’s Office (FGE) was killed. Victor Manuel Salas Cuadras who, according to the federal government, suffered an attack because of his actions against the criminal group La Familia Michoacana.
Earlier, on August 6, an armed group killed three municipal police officers of Juan R. Escudero and the Secretary of Security of that town, Juan Carlos Vitrago.
Guerrero ranks seventh in the country in the number of homicides, with 800 murders in the first half of 2023, according to Mexico’s Secretariat of Security and Citizen Protection (SSPC).