PUERTO PEÑASCO, SONORA.- Authorities in Puerto Peñasco kill an alleged criminal; tourists caught the moment on video.
A video of the execution of a man on the well-known Malecón in Puerto Peñasco is circulating on social networks in front of dozens of tourists who captured the facts through his cell phone.
Así abatieron policías municipales de #PuertoPeñasco a un asaltante que disparó a elementos para evitar ser detenido. las imágenes fueron captadas en el malecón por turistas ⚠️ pic.twitter.com/rUr645jFnC— Michelle Rivera (@michelleriveraa) February 27, 2023
The events occurred this Sunday, February 26, as confirmed by local authorities, who clarified that the perpetrators of the shots were municipal elements after the assailant of a pharmacy tried to attack the uniformed officers with a firearm and they repelled the attack.
The Sonora Prosecutor’s Office has not yet provided more details about these events.