After a pursuit, the GOMT division troops apprehended a man who was traveling armed on a motorcycle with an accomplice in the Echeverría neighborhood. During the procedure, a 9mm caliber pistol was seized from him.
“In the early hours of this Tuesday, personnel who were conducting preventive tours of Ramírez de Velazco and Roque Padre Correa streets visualized two subjects who were mobilizing on a Honda motorcycle. Noticing that they had been seen by the police, both of them abruptly threw the vehicle onto the road and began to run away. One of them jumped a wall and entered a house. The other, who was a companion in the shooting, took out a firearm and continued to flee until he was finally hit and apprehended. A 9-millimeter caliber firearm was removed and it was loaded, ready to be used, ”explained the acting head of the GOMT Division, Victor Faciano.
From the Flagrancy Prosecutor Unit 5 they ordered that he continue to be apprehended and the kidnapping of both the firearm and the motorcycle of the suspects.
With these results, Faciano highlighted the importance of preventive tours carried out by GOMT uniforms every day in conflictive areas and which are ordered by the Police Headquarters with the aim of preventing crime and removing firearms from circulation.