An intense mobilization of the police at three levels of government took place on the Celaya-Juventino Rosas highway after an armed group attacked elements of the Criminal Investigation Agency (AIC) near the community of Morales. But what is it for?
This Friday afternoon, the investigation agents were about to complete the arrest warrant against the alleged leader of a criminal group and, it is said, when trying to save him, his subordinates attacked the agents and a shootout ensued. and chase that has left at least five dead so far. .
In the fight that took place after leaving the community, the heavily armed civilians tried to rescue the arrested and started exchanging bullets on the street. The agents began a chase that ended at the junction of the community of Roque. There the shooting continued from both sides, leaving three civilians dead outside a gray Aveo car and another inside a red Chevrolet car
There, the exchange of bullets continued and another civilian was killed, also leaving one injured who was transferred as a detainee to receive medical attention, in addition to two Agents who were injured on the asphalt and treated by paramedics from the Ministry of Defense . .Citizen security.
Inside the vehicle, exclusive army weapons, tactical equipment and drones were seen, of which no details were specified.
At least three others ran in an unknown direction, taking advantage of the confusion caused by the coming and going of police units from three levels of government in the surrounding area.
A strong operation was implemented by air and ground authorities to find those responsible who also left a motorcycle abandoned next to the retaining wall.
They threw flat tires on the highway to Celaya
On the same highway to Celaya, some drivers had punctured tires because criminals scattered tire holes on the avenue, entering the city, to avoid being chased.
After confirming that the civilians were dead, the area was guarded by elements of the Mexican Army, National Guard, State Public Security Forces and personnel from the Prosecutor’s Office who began the corresponding procedures on the site to clarify what was done. .