Morelia, Michoacán.-The prosecutor of Michoacán, Adrián Lopez Solis, confirmed this Thursday to the press that at the moment are 10 dead Ý three injured who left a shootout between opposing criminal groups occurred on Wednesday before in a wooded area of the Colonia Arroyo Colorado, located in the city of Uruapan. He also stressed that both deceased and survivors are identified as likely to be members of a single criminal cell.
The foregoing was declared by López Solís at the conclusion of the installation of the Council establishing the state attorney General’s office, held at the offices he directs.
The lawyer of the entity pointed out: “Tell them that in relation to the events that happened in the municipality of Uruapan yesterday-Wednesday-, the information is that they are the result of a struggle between criminal groups, one of which surprised the Another conformed by men of the male sex, all carrying guns of heavy caliber and is through multiple shots of these firearms that deprived of the life to their rivals.
“At first the report we had was nine people dead and later we were informed that one more died in a hospital and the count we have is 10 deceased and three injured, two of them serious and the other is stable.”
Also, the official explained that there are already some deceased who are identified: “Four people are already identified, are from Uruapan and others from new Italy, have not given the bodies to their families because you have to sample everything that is needed in Expert matter. ”
Finally, Adrián López stressed that by the mechanics of the facts: the firearms used and insured and the indications that the subject was by a dispute between antagonistic groups of organized crime, of the investigations that the institution carries out to its Charge will be given to the attorney General’s office.