Bloody Sunday: 5 people are murdered in various parts of Oaxaca


Five people were executed yesterday in different parts of Oaxaca, three in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, one in the municipality of Pinotepa Nacional, and one in San Miguel Tilquiapam in Ocotlán de Morelos. The alleged perpetrators managed to flee, while another person was injured.

According to the police report, one of the cases occurred at 9:15 p.m. on Tercera Oriente and Segunda Sur streets in the center of Pinotepa Nacional, where the 41-year-old peasant, Pedro PS, went together with his wife to a business to do a phone recharge.

But when he left the place, he was intercepted by armed individuals who attacked him with bullets, a few meters from the municipal police headquarters and fled.

Paramedic personnel arrived at the scene, where they confirmed that Pedro no longer had vital signs and the area was cordoned off by elements of the municipal police.

Pedro lived in the Yutacu neighborhood of Pinotepa Nacional and the elements of the State Investigation Agency and experts arrived at the area to carry out the proceedings in the area, initiating the investigation folder for the crime of homicide.

Executed on the Isthmus 

Likewise, in the area of ​​the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, three people were murdered, one yesterday morning at the Santo Domingo Tehuantepec bus terminal and two last night in the Santa María Petapa community.

In the first case, during the morning, 29-year-old Ulises LM was shot at when he was at the bus terminal in the Vixhana neighborhood of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec.

The employee of a trucking company lost his life at the scene and for this reason, he took personal knowledge of the State Investigation Agency and experts.

The victim Ulises LM, 19 years old, lived in the same community and the next of kin asked that the identity of those responsible be investigated.

Likewise, two young people were shot to death on the old road to the municipality of El Barrio La Soledad, Santa María Petapa, but so far their identities are not available.

Other victims of criminals 

And finally, in the town of San Miguel Tilquiapam, Ocotlán de Morelos, two people were shot and one of them died and another was injured.

The events occurred last night when armed individuals shot two people in a central street in the town located in the Central Valleys.

Upon arrival, the police corporations confirmed that one of them had died and another was injured.

The wounded man was transferred to a hospital in the capital city, while staff from the State Investigation Agency arrived at the scene to carry out investigations together with experts.


The Oaxaca Post