The operation involved around 30 elements of the Ministry of Public Security, and Capta, plus the support of the National Guard
Mazatlan, Sinaloa.- Elements attached to the Ministry of Public Security, National Guard and Capta personnel implemented a “sweep” in Olas Altas to look for sharp objects and other things that could be a risk in case of registering a fight in the area carnival, prior to the realization of the maximum festival of the port.
The operational director of Public Security in Mazatlan, Juan Ramón Alfaro Gaxiola clarified that around 30 elements, plus what they joined the National Guard are those who reviewed the beach area, and Olas Altas; that is, from the beginning to where the carnival zone concludes.
“They are looking for sharp cutting objects, rods, sticks with nails, broken bottles or some object, some stone that can be blunt in some confrontation of some quarrel that could be presented”
“… right now we bring with us, there are 30 elements between police tourist and special groups, in support with the National Guard as well, ”he said.
The high command of the corporation said that there were knives, sticks, bottles and other objects that could be a danger for people who come to enjoy the Mazatlan International Carnival, 2020 edition.
“Yes, sometimes we have detected knives, but many times they are knives that use the same people who come to take oysters and all that, and leave them to not take them to their home, they leave it hidden there and yes, if the we have located “,
” … what we want is for a quiet, safe party, “he said.
Alfaro Gaxiola said that the main objective of the operation is that the Carnival parties are carried out in a calm and safe way for the good of all attendees.
Source: linea directa, pmxportal
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