In the Aguacatal neighborhood of XalapaVeracruz, the deputy director of the Adolfo Ruiz Cortines school was killed in an armed attack, in which her 7-year-old grandson was injured.
After the attack that occurred in front of the campus, the Secretary of Public Security state reported that Code Red was activated to find the aggressors who were traveling on a motorcycle.
The minor was injured in the leg and was taken to hospital. The event was recorded on security cameras, where the assailants are seen approaching a white car and shooting at the victims who were on the side of the trunk.
The SSP received the report to the 911 emergency line, informing of two people injured with a firearm, in the Aguacatal neighborhood, near the Ruiz Cortines elementary school, in the municipality of Xalapa.
“An injured person was transferred to a hospital for medical attention and unfortunately one person died at the scene. Ministerial authorities are on site for the corresponding inquiries, while the operation continues to find the aggressors.
???? #SSPInforma: After the 911 report, informing of two people injured with a firearm, in the Aguacatal neighborhood, near the Ruiz Cortines elementary school, in the municipality of Xalapa, the SSP deployed the Red Code Operation to search for the responsible. pic.twitter.com/mQf13z95VV
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They open an investigation folder for the murder of a deputy director
The Veracruz Attorney General’s Office opened an investigation folder for the murder of 58-year-old teacher Elizabeth Meza Rivera, murdered this Wednesday morning in front of the Adolfo Ruiz Cortines Elementary School from the El Aguacatal neighborhood, in Xalapa, where she was deputy director.
The head of the State Attorney General’s Office, Verónica Hernández Giádans, assured that there will be no impunity.
He specified that they initiated “an investigation folder for the events that occurred in the Aguacatal neighborhood of this city, in which a woman who in life responded to the initials EMR lost her life and a minor was injured.”
Prosecutors, Ministerial Police and Experts carry out investigative work to find out the causes and find those responsible, two men riding a motorcyclewho shot the deputy director of the campus and her 7-year-old grandson, a student at the same school, while the woman was opening the trunk of her car.
“In this case, as in all cases in which Veracruzans are attacked, there will be no impunity,” said the Prosecutor.