An American who was traveling with his passionate companion and armed with a gun, followed him for several minutes, where there was an exchange of gunfire with the municipal police, reported the Social Communications Sector of the Ministry of Public Security (SSPM) Gave.
An SSPM coordinator said two people were arrested in connection with the incident, a black Jeep Cherokee truck with uninsured license plates, as well as a .45-caliber pistol with five bullets.
It was at 01:30, when police officers aboard Unit 105 observed two suspicious men traveling in the said truck along Juárez Avenue and María Martínez Street in the downtown area, who were stopped, to the command of the SSPM gave information.
Instead of obeying the order, the 31-year-old driver, Luis Alberto BC, originally from California USA, fled at full speed and managed to reach Cuatro Siglos Boulevard, a few meters from Hermanos Escobar Avenue, where police officers stopped him. With his partner subdued. Jessica Fu, 21 years old, Corporation wide.
The commander commented in the interview that during the journey the driver of the jeep opened fire at the police officers, who repelled the attack and managed to flatten the tires of the pursuit vehicle, which were punctured in at least two separate locations. Collided with two cars.
According to the police, the detainee had an arrest warrant (5121/2022) for the offense of family violence since last August 24.
He was made available to the Public Prosecutor’s Office in the State Prosecutor’s Office in the Northern Territory and his companion was taken as a detainee to the General Hospital to be treated for head injuries sustained during the assault .