Five people were killed in a bar in the state of Tabasco on Sunday night, a public holiday in Mexico to be on the eve of the Independence Day that is celebrated on September 16.
The shooting happened in the bar "Doña Rosa" in Villa Luis Gil Pérez , a small population that belongs to the municipality of Centre located on the outskirts of Villahermosa, the capital of Tabasco.
according To the Secretariat (Ministry) of Security and Citizen Protection, five people died and three were injured as a result of the armed attack. The authorities have not managed to give with the culprits, who managed to escape after committing the shooting. At the close of this edition has not been disclosed the reason behind the attack.
by Sunday night, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador came out to the balcony of the National Palace to give the traditional "Grito" that each year the president of Mexico to celebrate the country's Independence. Among the several "living" that he uttered, Lopez Obrador cried out a significant "long Live Peace!" at a time when Mexico is on track to close by 2019 as its bloodiest year since which there are records.
Between January and July, there have been 20.135 killings across the country , according to figures from the Executive Secretariat of the Public Security System. Tabasco, where he was born López Obrador, accumulates a total of 609 murders between January and July, a high figure but less than that of other states more dangerous as Baja California, with 1.776 killings, or Michoacán with 1.377 murders.
in order To try to improve security in the country, the government of López Obrador created a new body of so-called security Guard for a National account with 58,000 effective . However, some 25,000 items have been assigned to patrol the borders to slow the advance of migrants central american to the united States in time to perform security tasks in Mexico.Updated Date: 17 September 2019, 08:00