The Secretariat of Citizen Security (SSC) in Mexico City announced that the Police were attacked while performing security duties and surveillance in the neighborhood of Chinampac in Juárez, in the office of the mayor of Iztapalapa.
The uniformed officers were checking the motorcyclists in the area when they were alerted by the monitors of the Eastern Command and Control Center (C2) of a motorcycle whose crew was acting abnormally on the corner of the street. Plutarco Elías Calles and Manuel Escandón Extensionthey immediately approached the place.
Upon arrival, they asked the driver to stop, but he ignored the sign and He quickened his pace to flee, At that point the subject ran over an officer, immediately starting a short chase as a few meters ahead he lost control and skidded.
When the police arrested the possible culprit, the Neighbors gathered in the area and started physically and verbally attacking the uniformed officers.so more work equipment is requested.
Angry neighbors destroyed four official units.
When the situation was under control, paramedics from the Rescue and Medical Emergencies Squadron (ERUM) treated the three policemen and two people who were injured.
- One officer suffered from hyperglycemia and a bruise on his right elbow
- Another policeman had a hypertensive crisis and had a genital injury
- Another with a direct right frontal contusion
The three uniformed officers were taken to a hospital to receive special treatment.
THE POLICE OFFICERS INVOLVED
This is how these wounded agents are brought to a hospital. @SSC_CDMX
People from Los Pancho Villa attacked them in danger @Alc_Iztapalapa
They were supposed to check a suspected stolen motorcycle, but PV attacked them.
— Carlos Jiménez (@c4jimenez) November 2, 2023
A woman and a man were treated at the scene and diagnosed with a laceration to the right thigh and multiple bruises, respectively, and transferred to a hospital for definitive medical attention.
During this event, four official units were affected by broken windows, body damage and tires.
Finally, the ministerial authorities were informed, while the personnel from the General Directorate of Internal Affairs also knew what was happening for the integration of the internal administrative investigation folder.