Police detained a suspect and is looking for another suspect involved. There is at least one minor among the victims.
At least nine people were hospitalized this monday after a armed conflict on the city beach promenade hollywood beachabout 30 kilometers north of Miamiin the state of Florida, USA. Police arrested a suspect and look for another suspected involved in the shooting.
Police spokeswoman Deanna Bettineschi gave statements to the press at the crime scene and confirmed the existence of at least nine injuries. In addition, she confirmed that there were people who were transferred to a pediatric hospital in the area, so there is at least one minor among the victims.
Meanwhile, he indicated that parently the shooting was started by a dispute between two groups of peoplealthough they do not rule out other hypotheses.
For her part, Yanet Obarrio Sanchez, an authority at the Memorial Regional Hospital, pointed out that five people were taken there from the place where the shooting took place, without giving details of their respective injuries and state of health.
A webcam located at the site ctured images of the desperate people running along the Broadwalk, according to some television channels.
This Monday, Memorial Day in the United StatesIt is a holiday and the Florida beaches were full of locals and tourists who came to spend the long weekend, which is considered the official start of the summer season in the country.
The Hollywood Police have asked people not to proach a limited area of the Broadwalk, since there are investigators carrying out the corresponding skills. In addition, he asked those who have recorded videos of what hpened with their cell phones to send them to the authorities.
Likewise, a family reunion center was set up for children who may have been lost in the chaos that caused the shooting.
hollywood beach It is a popular beach destination about 17 kilometers south of Fort Lauderdale and 32 kilometers north of Miami.
Shooting during a motorcycle meeting in the United States: three dead and five injured
Three people were killed and five wounded in a shooting confrontation between members of two gangs who had come to a concentration of motorcyclists in Red River, in the state of New Mexico, United States, local authorities reported this Sunday.
The New Mexico State Police said that the three deceased were members of the gangs in conflictcalls Bandits and Water Dogslike several of the wounded.
One of them, Jacob David Castillo, 30, who is hospitalized, was charged with an open charge of murder and when he is discharged he will go straight to prison.
In addition, there are two other people arrested: one of them for a charge of cocaine possession unrelated to the shooting and another for illegal possession of weons in a place of sale of alcohol.
State Police identified the deceased as Anthony Silva, 26; Randy Sanchez, 46; and Damian Breaux, of the same age; all of them residents of New Mexico.
Two died at the scene of the shooting and the third in the hospital to which he was transferred this Saturday night.
He annual rally Red River Memorial Motorcycle Show, which has been held since 41 years ago on the long weekend of Memorial Day (the last Monday in May, an American holiday), gather thousands of bikers in that mountain city of about 500 inhabitants.
With information from EFE.