Journalist suffered aggression in Cancun: he would have been threatened with a firearm

Nezahualcoyotl Cancun (Photo: GenaroZepeda1)

Journalist Nezahualcoyotl Lamb was threatened outside his home in Cancun, and his state of health is unknown after allegedly being pointed at with a firearm by a subject who was traveling on a bicycle. To the place located in the Plot street number 113 elements of the National Guard (GN), who secured the perimeter.

According to the preliminary information, the security forces would have arrested one of the people who participated in the attack against the journalist, a suspect who would be in the custody of the National Guard.

Images spread through social networks showed a body lying on the sidewalk outside the home, which presumably he was dead, but no information has been provided to confirm that the body belongs to the journalist, since rumors indicated that he managed to repel the attack and a hitman was shot.

Local media have reported that the attacker was lynched by neighbors of the place, who they had also been victims of his attacks moments before will encañonar to Nezahualcoyotl Cordero.

Nezahualcóyotl Cordero (Photo: Twitter/Nezahualcóyotl Cordero)
Nezahualcóyotl Cordero (Photo: Twitter/Nezahualcóyotl Cordero)

Journalist he would have asked for help from his neighbors, who came to defend him after receiving threats from the armed subject, who was carrying a firearm with which he was pointing at the victim.

Also, it has emerged that Nezahualcóyotl Cordero is out of danger, then I would have sent a audio note via WhatsApp, in which he stated the following: “I jumped it, I jumped it; I’m good”.

The journalist was later guarded by elements of the National Guard, who were the first to go to the place and to whom he would have offered his first statement; Similarly, it was reported that Quintana Roo Police officers They moved to the scene to attend to the case.

Okay is he director of digital media CGNews, which is dedicated to providing information on political issues and security of Cancún and its surroundings.

The portal Marcrixnoticias made a interview to the journalist moments after the attack he suffered, in which Cordero assured that the subject went twice to his home and managed to alert the National Guard due tol panic button that was granted to him by being part of the Protection Mechanism for Human Rights Defenders and Journalists, because he had already received threats before.

Nezahualcóyotl Cordero (Photo: Twitter/Nezahualcóyotl Cordero)
Nezahualcóyotl Cordero (Photo: Twitter/Nezahualcóyotl Cordero)

According to what was said by Nezahualcóyotl, the aggressor would have expressed what had intentions to attack you due to his journalistic activity, for which he pointed a squad-type firearm at his head calibre .380, which contained five cartridges, four of them normal and one expansive, according to the victim’s own words.

As reported by the journalist, the assailant prepared to load the gun with which he was trying to shoot him, at which point ask your neighbors for help, who helped them by hitting him with the weapon he used to threaten Nezahualcóyotl.

the attacker had come to his home on foot minutes before the attempted execution, where he met lamb’s cousin, To who also threatened; After learning of this, the journalist alerted the National Guard agents, who arrived at the scene quickly after receiving the report.

I was afraid of being executed because he aimed directly at my head and I was undaunted, but when I was going to fill the gun, I beat the blink and managed to throw it away“, he pointed.


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