“Sol Prendido” for Borderland Beat
Criminals engage in a gun battle at the General Hospital, one gunman dies but two state police officers wounded
Narco terror hit Ciudad Juarez tonight.
Criminal groups chased a State Police patrol car that was transporting an inmate from the Cereso prison to the General Hospital.
The thugs attacked the official vehicle to kill the prisoner and in the attack left an agent wounded in front of the prison.
But the pursuit continued to the General Hospital, where the agents confronted the mercenaries and killed one gunman.
Another state officer was wounded in the riot.
The atmosphere is one of chaos, with patrols everywhere in the city.