A family was robbed in their truck in the town of Metepec, State of Mexico. The armed robbery was caught on security cameras. In the recording, the alleged criminals arrived in two cars and directly harassed their victims.
According to the information consulted, the criminal act took place in colony Jiménez Gallardor on Saturday night.
In the footage, it can be seen that the attack happened at 8:56 in the evening, when the owners of a blue truck parked and proceeded to get off it, but a white car blocked the road and Tulo members, who brought weapons,
The subjects pointed them out, and later another blue car arrived with many alleged criminals inside, where they were able to carry out the action.
Inside the truck were a couple and an elderly man, who were uninjured.
The incident documented by a security camera depicts the crime of car theft with violence. According to data from the Executive Secretary of the National Public Security System (SESNSP), 41 robberies of this style were documented in Metepec in 2023, against 12,704 registered throughout the state.
The vehicle was recovered
For its part, the city council of Metepec announced that, together with the Attorney General’s Office of the State of Mexico (FGJEM) and the Mexican Security Secretariat (SSEM), they recovered the vehicle.
They reported that they found him in Tejupilco, south of the State of Mexico. “This sad and extraordinary event forces us, as guarantors of municipal security, to strengthen our operations and recognize that we still have a lot to do to ensure that all our neighbors live safely in the municipality, as well as the stay of visitors.” card