On Tuesday afternoon, a 16-year-old boy, who was walking home after school, was found stabbed in the Reserva Tarimoya 4 neighborhood. She allegedly resisted having her cell phone stolen, for which the assailant was wounded several times.
It happened in the aforementioned neighborhood on Calles 7 between Medellin and Puerto de Veracruz, where the teenager named Joel was ambushed by the man when he was returning home with his companions.
Witnesses told that the youth was walking around COBAEV 62 in the north of the city with two friends, when suddenly a man armed with a knife startled them and demanded that they hand over their money and cell phone, but the said teenager objected. Expressed.
The student and the perpetrator then fought, unfortunately the assailant overpowered and stabbed him twice at the level of the heart and then fled, the other two youths seeing him injured called 911 to request an ambulance.
Paramedics arrived at the scene only to confirm that the student no longer had vital signs, whereupon state police officers secured the crime scene.
The security elements, though they tried to track down the person responsible, failed to trace him while the experts carried out the same investigation.
Student community demands justice
In a statement, the student community of COBAEV High School, Campus 62 Veracruz Norte expressed its outrage over the murder of Joel CA, a 5th semester student at the institution.
“Students, teachers and parents of this institution condemn these incidents and speak out against the atmosphere of violence and insecurity that is prevailing in the state and has led to a situation of social disintegration, which has led to the death of a young man this afternoon. Life has claimed. Humble of only 16 years of age, dedicated to his studies, excellent and noble. Who in life was part of the battle band of our institution,” he wrote in a statement.
“For the authorities for the prosecution of justice in the state, the state attorney general’s office and the secretary of public safety, we demand that they do their job, conduct a proper investigation to get to the truth of the facts, find the person or culprit.” And apply the full weight of the law. Similarly, we demand that the public security machinery be strengthened to prevent more innocent lives from being endangered,” he demanded.