Night of terror in Sonora: City policeman killed in a public square in Empalme

A policeman was gunned down in the public square of Amplemay Centre, Sonora.  (Photo: Twitter/@fgjesonora)
A policeman was gunned down in the public square of Amplemay Centre, Sonora. (Photo: Twitter/@fgjesonora)

On the afternoon of this Monday, August 8, the officials of Marriage, SonoraA gun attack was reported in the public square of the Municipality Center, also known as Plaza del Tinaco.

As confirmed hours later, the victim of the attack was Manuel Alejandro “N”, which belonged to the body of agents of the city police. According to officials, it was thanks to C5 that they came to know about the murder at 7:30 pm.

According to information provided by the Ministerial Agency for Criminal Investigation, the executed officer was 37 years old (friend), an example that began with an inquiry to clarify the facts.

The agent has been identified as Manuel Alejandro. "n",  (Photo: Twitter/@fgjesonora)
The agent was identified as Manuel Alejandro “N”. (Photo: Twitter/@fgjesonora)

Similarly, it was reported that the State Attorney General’s Office (FGJE) would work in coordination with the State Security Table to determine who was the person or persons involved in the agent’s murder.

“Elements of #FiscalíaDeSonora #AMIC investigate, Manuel Alejandro “en”, 37-year-old, after the registration of the deprivation of life of an element of the Municipal Police, reported the ministerial agency via social network this Monday night .

According to local media reports, Manuel Alejandro “en” may not have recognized confidence control tests Regularly required by the Police Institute. In addition, unofficial versions of alleged links with organized crime were circulated.

Other newspapers with a presence in the area reported that Policeman was stopped by a group of killers, which deprived him of his life due to the alleged settlement of accounts. However, this information has not been confirmed by the state officials.

On the morning of Saturday 6 August, Juan Miguel Silva, nicknamed “El Boxer”, was appointed as the Deputy Director of the Municipal Police of Culiacan in Sinaloa. Hours after taking office, he was shot and killed a few meters from the State Attorney General’s Office (FGE).

Violence in the north of the country has been reflected in the killing of officers of various security corporations.  Photo: Juan Carlos Cruz / CUARTOSCURO.COM
Violence in the north of the country has been reflected in the killing of officers of various security corporations. Photo: Juan Carlos Cruz / CUARTOSCURO.COM

According to local media reports, the attack took place in the Tres Rios Urban Development, In the immediate vicinity of the Security Institute. There, Juan Miguel Silva and other elements of the corporation were stopped by armed men on Matorena and Marina streets, between Room 53 and Building 120. there they shot against the agent and ran,

Under Secretary for Security, Carlos Alberto Hernandez Leva, it was announced to the press that the attack was carried out with long arms, according to the shell found at the scene. Similarly, he declared that it was an attack directed specifically towards Miguel Silva, as none of the officers accompanying him were injured.

Before being appointed deputy police director, “El Boxer” served as the commander of the Costa Rica Syndicate. According to local media the agent was known in the city. To be a seafood restaurant.

Around 04:00 in the early hours of Sunday, August 7, a group of armed men arrived at the Public Security Command of the Municipality of Luis Moya in Zacatecas.

Zacatecas is one of the most violent states for police officers.  Photo: Cuartoscoro
Zacatecas is one of the most violent states for police officers. Photo: Cuartoscoro

after the attack, Two state police officers lost their lives, Upon arrival at the scene, elements of other security corporations were identified, in addition to agents, with the inactive body of an armed subject identified as that of a presumed attacker.

So far in 2022, the state ruled by David Monreal vila has accumulated a total of 28 killed police officers, which makes up the unit. One of the most violent for officers, One of the main reasons for this wave of aggression is the territorial dispute between the cells of the Sinaloa Cartel and the Jalisco Nueva Generción Cartel (CJNG).

These attacks show that the drug war has not only claimed the lives of civilians and members of organized crime, but that killing of security agents This has been one of its most infamous consequences.

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