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Blog del Narco: Political Candidate Shot While Driving ( PHOTO WARNING)

Blog del Narco: Political Candidate Shot While Driving ( PHOTO WARNING)

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Michelangelo Lopez Barrera, until a week ago the Ecatepec Town Clerk, State of Mexico, was killed this morning on board a car in the Lindavista, Gustavo A. Madero, while his driver was wounded.

Lopez Barrera, 45, candidate for alderman of the coalition Ecatepec PRI-Green Ecologist, was traveling in a Nissan car with white plates from the State of MJN Mexico 43-30. He was traveling south on Avenida Instituto Politecnico Nacional, when another vehicle came up along his right side and one of its occupants opened fire.

Arturo Rodriguez Saldivar, 36, was driving the car carrying the candidate and was wounded by two bullets in his right arm. The injured driver managed to cross the 5 North Coast with the intention of fleeing from the attackers, but lost control of the car and ends up on the median of Avenida IPN Superama front of the store.

Arturo Rodriguez Saldivar was taken by ambulance to the Hospital Angeles Lindavista, while Miguel Angel Barrera Lopez died instantly from the impact of gunshot to the head.

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