Police officer severely hurts a young man in a chaotic shoot-out in Puerto Plata
PUERTO PLATA – A 17-year-old had to be operated in emergency room at the Ricardo Limardo Hospital He had his right kidney removed after he receiving a shot in the lower part of his back by police officers who were using their weapons irresponsibly.. There was a staged a shooting outside his home in the sector of Nuevo Renacer (Aguas Negras).
The wounded was identified as Hansel Martinez, who according to eyewitness of several citizens was hit by a bullet fired by one of the police officers who came to the sector like cowboy in Western movies, shooting everywhere spreading panic among residents of the populous neighborhood located at the bottom of Puerto Plata.
According to Mr. Basilio Martinez who is the father of the wounded boy, his son was hit by bullet at the moment he was buying a hamburger, when several units of Police came and without any warning started firing shots, one of which struck his offspring.
Source: Puerto Plata Digital
July 25, 2016
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