An alleged hitman disguised as a nurse entered the room of one of the hospitals of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS) of Ciudad Juárez, to murder a patient with a firearm.
How did the hitman enter the hospital?
The incident was recorded at the General Hospital of Zone 35, located on Avenida Valentín Fuentes and Calle Benemérito de las Américas, dwhere the alleged hitman dressed as a nurse circumvented the security of the medical institution and reached the fourth floor to assassinate his target.
The pResunto hitman managed to escape and lose himself among the patients and relatives how scared they ran; strong police mobilization was registered in the area, after the murder.
What did the IMSS say?
The IMSS issued the following statement in this regard:
Regarding the events recorded on the morning of December 29 inside the General Hospital of the Zone (HGZ) No. 35 of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS), in Ciudad Juárez, the Chihuahua Representation Office reports:
- This situation is regretted and the IMSS has done everything necessary to protect the physical integrity of the other patients and workers of the shift, who are safe.
- This Representation Office will assist the corresponding authorities in the investigation that is carried out to clarify the facts.
- The outpatient consultation was temporarily suspended, while hospital care continued normally.
The IMSS in Chihuahua reaffirms its commitment to work for the benefit of your right, while protecting its staff.