The Court of First Instance and Instruction Number 1 of Coria (Cáceres) has decreed on Monday the entrance in prison of the person detained by the alleged sale of adulterated drug that caused death on Saturday of a 37-year-old male and the poisoning of At least 13 people, of which nine had to be admitted from emergencies, three of them in a serious state.
According to the Superior Court of Justice of Extremadura (TSJEX), the proceedings have been opened by an alleged crime against public health with a result of death and several crimes of injuries.
After the rising of the corpse of the deceased person - from 30 years, a natural of Portage, a resident in Coria and father of three children - was transferred to the body to the Institute of Legal Medicine of Cáceres to practice the autopsy. Apparently, the drug (cocaine in poor condition) would have been distributed during a party celebrated on Friday night.
The Civil Guard had stopped him after a laborious investigation after having aware that a person had died in strange circumstances and that there were people intoxicated from different populations near Coria, which unleashed the social alarm during the weekend in this population. Cacereña .
The agents located the seller in a housing of Coria in which, after the corresponding judicial authorization, a house record was carried out in order to locate narcotic substances, although they were not found inside.
Instead, several wrappings could be intervened with the rest of the cocaine that the affected people would have consumed, which will be referred to the Civil Guard Criminalistic Service (SECrim) for the analysis of the substance they contain in order to determine Its purity, nature and content, according to the Benemérita.
Research remains open and is not ruled out that there could be more affected and that new arrests could occur.Updated Date: 23 August 2021, 12:14