Photo: Gerardo Ortiz
It was reported in the early hours of Sunday that singer Gerardo Ortiz was attacked after finishing his presentation at the Palenque de Villa de Alvarez, Colima, The attackers killed Abel Valle Rosales who was his driver, and Ramiro Caro, his representative, a women in his car was also injured.
However, in the official communiqué issued by Authorities of Colima, nothing was known of the whereabouts of Gerardo and His Father. It was only reported that the two were gone from the site of the attack but that was all.
It was not until early this morning that the official Twitter account of Gerardo Ortiz issued several messages written by people who work for him, stating that the singer was not in a position to make statements about the incident.
Complete message here:
” Los Angeles, CA (March 20). - As you all know, early last Sunday 20 March the Family of Geraldo Ortiz was attacked. Please be aware that GERARDO ORTIZ is okay physically, but devastated and shocked. For obvious reasons, he will not be giving interviews to any media. He wishes to express his gratitude for all the support provided by the general public, fans and media and asks that people respect their grief. Thank you all. “
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