In the early hours of this Wednesday, February 1, the detonation of an explosive device disturbed the tranquility of the residents of the Juan Montalvo cooperative, in the northwest of Guayaquil.
Preliminarily it was known that two men who were traveling in a car placed blocks of dynamite outside a house, which caused damage to the facade of the house.
“I am alive, they have supplanted my identity,” says a man from Quito who was announced as the victim of a multiple murder in the Daule urbanization
The explosion was heard up to a Community Police Unit (UPC) and agents managed to intercept the car that was going at speed with the two suspects on board. One of them has a record for illegal association.
A loud noise was perceived in the Juan Montalvo, it was the activation of an explosive device, only material damage, there are no people affected pic.twitter.com/yKEb88V6Pv
— 🇪🇨 CUPSFIRE (@Cupsfire_gye) February 1, 2023
For now, the vehicle is retained at the police headquarters and the apprehended will be transferred to the Model Barracks for the respective hearing. A bottle of fuel and several pamphlets were found in the car, evidence that will be prosecuted.
They steal money from an ATM located in the southwest of Guayaquil
The vehicle belongs to a relative of one of the detainees and would have adulterated license plates, the television station reported. ecuavisa.
It is presumed that those apprehended would be extortionists and that the attack this morning would be related to this crime. However, the family of the affected house has not received threats. (YO)
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