“Sol Prendido” for Borderland Beat

The hitman who was lynched was originally from the municipality of Pichucalco, Chiapas.

An alleged hitman, who had attacked the ex-delegate of the Azucena neighborhood, in the municipality of Cárdenas, Tabasco, was lynched and hanged by residents, who took justice into their own hands.

According to neighbors, the former municipal official, Armando “N”, was watching the Mexican national soccer match at his home when he was surprised by two men, who shot him several times and although he was helped by his neighbors who took him to the hospital, he lost his life.

The gunfire alerted the residents of the Azucena neighborhood, who immediately began to search for the assassins, closing the entrances to the area and managed to arrest one of them.

The residents of this community, angry and enraged, lynched the alleged shooter and hung him by the neck from a tree in the central park of the rural settlement, where he lost his life, but before that he confessed that he had received 10,000 pesos for attacking the former municipal delegate Armando “N”, assuring that a person named Juan “N” was the mastermind of this execution.

The hitman who was lynched was originally from the municipality of Pichucalco, Chiapas. So far no authority has made a statement on these events.

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