On Monday night there was a strong police mobilization in the western sector of Torreón after the report of a minor wounded by a bullet.
The security agents arrived until the Nueva Creation neighborhood, who located inside a home located on the Los Misterios road a minor – no older than six years – with a shot in the head, for which they immediately requested the presence of an ambulance.
Red Cross paramedics came to the house and located the minor, who had no vital signs, so they reported it to the authorities of the State Attorney General’s Office.
So far it is unknown how the minor had access to the firearm, however it turned out that it was his older brother who notified his parents about what happened.
The area was cordoned off pending the arrival of the Expert Services Unit personnel, who collected the evidence and transferred the minor’s body to the Forensic Medical Service facilities for the autopsy to determine the cause of death.
The investigation folder was opened by the agent of the Public Ministry in order to determine the origin of the weapon and whether the shot was self-inflicted or attacked by a third party.
Until the press of this edition, the authorities did not define if any detainee was presented for this fact, the identity of the deceased and if the weapon was secured at the scene.
The incident was reported at approximately 10:50 p.m. yesterday.