Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Tuesday night, 7 Tijuana murders in 90 minutes-3 others earlier in the day

Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat from Zeta Tijuana and AFN

Derived from various armed attacks, eight people were killed Tuesday night of October 23, in Tijuana.

The first incident occurred around 8:00 pm on  Avenida Lomas Verdes, in Infonavit Cachanillas. There was executed a young man between 20 and 25 years, which has not been identified.

Then two people were attacked by gunfire in the vicinity of the Cañadas del Florido neighborhood. At the site one of the victims was declared dead, the other was transferred to the General Hospital where he died within minutes.

A double homicide was also recorded in the El Pípila neighborhood.

A man and a woman without life were found without life in the Camino Verde colony, both with traces of torture throughout the body.  The finding was reported at 9:30 pm on Gulf of California Street, where authorities located both bodies, the male being the one wrapped in a blanket and with a cardboard message with the bodies.

In the first 12 hours of the day,  municipal police officers reported three homicides, as well as the finding of a human head, and a person injured by a firearm.