Until the night of January 12, 2023, they had been captured 12 persons designated as allegedly responsible for the assassination attempt against the journalist Ciro Gomez Leyvaperpetrated on December 15, 2022.
The origin of the criminal cell that attacked journalist Ciro Gómez Leyva remains to be determined: SSC
Press conference to provide details on the progress of the investigations into the attack against journalist Ciro Gómez Leyva
Given the progress in the investigations of the governments of the Mexico City and Michoacanthe communicator expressed in his television program that he has full confidence in the institutions.
“To those who have asked me for an opinion as to the form and times [en que han actuado las autoridades]my answer is simple: I trust authority. I am confident because everything would indicate that he is working solidly and with great professionalism, ”said the journalist.
Who is the leader of the criminal cell that would have orchestrated the attack against Ciro Gómez Leyva
After the armed attack suffered by the journalist, the capital authorities managed to arrest 11 people allegedly related to the events.
During the early hours of Wednesday, January 11, members of the Citizen Security Secretariat (SSC) and the Mexico City Attorney General’s Office (FGJCDMX) performed 12 simultaneous searches in different parts of the capital.
As a result of the operation, 11 people were arrested, including Pedro Pool “N”identified as leader of a criminal structure linked to crimes such as homicide, extortion of merchants and drug dealing.
Attack against Ciro Gómez Leyva: 11 people were arrested after searches in CDMX
Claudia Sheinbaum reported that the actions were carried out at dawn on January 11 at various points in the capital. Elements of the SSC participated in the operation
Added to this relevant action was an operation deployed in Michoacán that allowed the capture of Hector Eduardo “N” on January 12. This subject was pointed out as the apparent person responsible for trigger the gun with which Ciro Gómez Leyva was attacked.
The apprehension of the alleged material author was announced by the head of government of the CDMX, Claudia Sheinbaum, via social networks. According to the report, elements of the capital’s security forces participated, as well as agents of the Secretariat of National Defense (sedena) and the Michoacán Prosecutor’s Office.
“This is the person who was co-pilot on the motorcycle the day of the attack,” the official specified.
“I trust because If we don’t trust authority, what are we left with? There are 12 people arrested for that assassination attempt four Thursdays ago. I have to assume that all 12 had something or a lot to do with the failed execution. Thanks to those who ask. thank you very much for being close”, expressed the journalist during his newscast on January 12.
Information in development…