The Puerto Plata citizens are afraid to go out in the streets for the increase of crime lately
PUERTO PLATA – Apparently criminals in Puerto Plata and the rest of the country have adopted a number of strategies to victimize citizens with diverse practices.
According to a young citizen, his father was approached by an elderly gentleman who came up to him in the parking lot of Scotia Bank, and offered to sell some gold bullion. Since then the farther lost consciousness, as these criminals use sensory drug to dock and rob their victims.
According to the records of vandalism cases carrying out in the Northern Regional National Police Directorate, there were several people were docked by armed criminals, six lottery and sports shops in different parts of the city, loaded with thousands of pesos in cash.
Also the arrest of a suspected robber who along with three other criminals robbed at a gunpoint a dealer off gold jewelry, cash and a cell in the neighborhood INVI. The detainee is a fisherman Dayi Gonzalez, 24 years old, a resident of Los Coquitos.
Given the increase in robberies of lottery seats and residences located in the streets José del Carmen Ariza , President Bosch and other central streets in the city, citizens have to hide in their homes since the fall to avoid falling into the clutches of criminals and asked the authorities to step up with surveillance during this X-Mas season.
Source: Puerto Plata Digital
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