The Claromecó justice ordered the arrest of Lucio and Ignacio Cozzi, the brothers accused of savagely beating Felipe Di Fransesco at a clandestine party occurred during the early morning of December 27.
The measure ordered was the result of a request from the prosecutor Natalia Ramos, who is investigating the case entitled “serious injuries aggravated by the participation of two people ”.
After receiving the court order, the police moved to the home of the rugbiers, in the city of La Plata, but could not find them.
The attack occurred on Sunday, two thousand meters from the lighthouse in the seaside resort of Claromecó, Tres Arroyos district, Buenos Aires province, at a clandestine party on the beach attended by some 500 people.Felipe Di Francesco (23) and his older brother Ramiro (26) were collecting glass bottles and cans, trying to clean the place, when a group of six or seven people, including the twin brothers Lucio and Ignacio Cozzi (31) began to provoke them.
“They started throwing garbage on the fire. My brother, who is an environmentalist, asked them to give us a hand instead of throwing them into the fire. There, Lucio, began to bully and insult my brother ”, Felipe reviewed in television statements. According to the young man, after that altercation, the Cozzi, originally from La Plata, residing in Tres Arroyos, they intercepted him as he got into his truck and beat him.
“They grabbed me alone, from behind. I don’t know if it was an ambush or they were waiting for me. I was unconscious and they kept hitting me on the floor “said the 23-year-old law student.
“It could have ended in disgrace”, says Guillermo Di Francesco, Felipe’s father, in communication with Infobae. After the beating, Felipe was transferred to a medical center in Claromecó and later to the Hispano clinic. As a result of the beating, the young man has a double septum fracture, four broken teeth, a cut on his face and a trauma to his left eye. “It was an act of cowardice. They went looking for him when he was alone. They destroyed his face “says the man, who works in a furniture store in Tres Arroyos.
The Cozzi twins are 31 years old. As this media learned, both are registered in the AFIP accounting headings and were employees of ARBA, from 2012 until, at least, March 2020. As rugby players, they started at Club Cazadores Tres Arroyos and later played at La Plata Rugby Club. After knowing the news, the sports institution published a brief statement and was against the violence wielded by the Cozzi.
“Regarding what has happened in Tres Arroyos in the media, La Plata Rugby Club repudiates any act of violence. Its Board of Directors is waiting for what the competent authorities decide ”, they pointed out.
According to the victim’s father, it is not the first that the Cozzi star in a fight. “Here in Tres Arroyos we all know each other. These are bigger kids and have a history of beatings. Three years ago they left one unconscious at the La Barra de Claromecó inn. They believe that because they have strength they can take the world ahead, ”says Guillermo.
In the case of the beating suffered by Felipe, UFI No. 13 of Tres Arroyos intervenes under the classification for now of minor injuries. For the organization of the clandestine party there are two accused of violating article 205 of the Penal Code. The case is held by the Federal Court of Necochea and was in charge of Dr. Rolando Pérez, who ordered an investigation against the alleged organizers: Pablo Hernán Bellini, 54 years old and Javier Francis Duhau, 18 years old.
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