GUANAJUATO, Gto.- The director of the Communications Center (Cecom) of the Secretariat of Public Safety of Irapuato, Óscar Paulino Márquez, was shot to death while in his vehicle, at a traffic light near his home.
The police commander was going to his home in Colonia Floresta, Irapuato, in a RAM truck, and, at a traffic light before entering the subdivision, he was hit by a person who shot him.
Another version is that several armed men came to shoot down the Cecom director.
The RAM truck was stopped at the traffic light, with numerous bullet holes and the officer's body inside.
According to the Secretary of Security, Pedro Cortés, Paulino Márquez had an escort assigned to accompany him, who was not with him at the time of his murder.
The director of Cecom had held this position for 3 years.
Re: Irapuato, Gto - Director of CECOM executed near his home
Must have been an honest 1 or a double agent.I'm thinking under a new President the landscape has changed with under different people's orders so violence may get worse before it gets better.(hopefully it eventually gets better)