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This article was translated and reposted from INFORMADOR.MX

In a press release, the agency informed that the report was generated this afternoon at 6:25 p.m. on Via Street at the intersection with Agua Blanca, a few meters from the entrance to Balneario Agua Blanca.

By: Jorge Velazco

May 19, 2024 – 9:50 PM

The Special Regional Prosecutor’s Office of District V, based in Chapala, is conducting a field and office investigation to clarify the aggression that left three men and two women dead, apparently as a result of an aggression with a firearm, in the municipality of El Salto.

In a press release, the agency informed that the report was generated this afternoon at approximately 18:25 hours, indicating that five people were unconscious on Vía street at the intersection with Agua Blanca, a few meters from the entrance to Balneario Agua Blanca, in the Parques del Triunfo neighborhood, in the aforementioned municipality.

First responders and municipal medical services personnel arrived at the scene and confirmed the death of two men and two women, who had gunshot wounds to the skull.

In addition, an injured male was located, who was taken to a hospital, but died while receiving medical attention. 

An agent of the Public Prosecutor’s Office supported by the Investigation Police was present and initiated an investigation to clarify the facts and capture whoever or whoever is responsible.

The area is being processed by experts from the Jalisco Institute of Forensic Sciences (IJCF), while personnel from the Forensic Medical Service will be in charge of transferring the bodies to their facilities where the necropsy will be performed, among other examinations.

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SOURCE: INFORMADOR.MX