A seven-year-old girl died this October 8 due to the seriousness of the injury caused during a Armed attack on the Zacatecas food market. The target of the attack was a man who was in place.
The incident in which the minor was seriously injured occurred on the afternoon of October 7. According to local media reports, the man the assailants were looking for was killed at close range in front of hundreds of witnesses, while the little girl was injured.
One of the versions of the facts is that the girl was victim of a stray bullet and that after that she was transferred by her relatives to a nearby hospital. However, she did not resist and he died in the morning the day after the attack, presumably by a head injury provoked with a firearm.
The brawl unleashed chaos in the place, where hundreds of merchants and customers who feared being hit by fire sought refuge. Shortly after, personnel from the Municipal Police arrived, who were informed of the events by calling 911.
The body of the man who was killed at the scene was made available to the Investigative Police (PDI) and the experts from the General Directorate of Expert Services (DGSP).
It should be noted that Zacatecas is currently under siege by criminal groups, mainly the Jalisco Nueva Generación Cartel (CJNG) and the Sinaloa Cartel, which are at war.
The case of the girl who died on October 8 is rare, but not the only one. The violence in Mexico has caused harm to other children such as Heidi Marianawho died from a stray bullet in Tamaulipas.
Heidi died at the end of August this year during a persecution between members of the Secretariat of National Defense (Sedena) and alleged criminalsyes The little girl was traveling aboard a private vehicle with her older brother and her stepmother, who took her to a doctor’s office because she had severe stomach pain.
Heide’s family blamed the Army for his death since, according to what they reported, in a moment of confusion the soldiers fired at the car in which he was traveling with his relatives.
In a private investigation, led by the Human Rights Committee of Nuevo Laredo (CDHNL), it was determined that they would have been uniformed who, while standing, fired at the unit in which Heidi waswhich caused a gunshot wound to the head while his stepmother and brothers were injured by shrapnel.
A second case involving a stray bullet occurred in January in Durango. During the New Year’s celebrations, A 10-year-old boy was hit in the head..
The little boy suddenly fainted and blood began to ooze from his head, which his family thought was the product of the blow he received during the fall. However, upon arrival at the Maternal and Child Hospital, the doctors determined that the child’s fainting was due to the fact that he had a stray bullet lodged.
As reported at the time, the minor was placed in intensive carewhere he had to receive support from fans due to the severity of the injury.