The former mayor of Merlo Raúl Othacehé He suffered a violent attack on Wednesday when a gang of criminals stormed into his home and sparked a shootout with a serene, severely wounded man.
The incident occurred after 9.30 pm, when one of the children of the former mayor and his daughter-in-law arrived in the house and intercepted by a white van of which four armed and hooded thieves.
The criminals They cornered the family of Othacehé and forced her into the sight of a weapon. In the video recorded by the security cameras you can see how one of the robbers stays in the truck and parks on the sidewalk while other cars pass by.
In a second maneuver, the driver turns off the fog lights of the vehicle and parks in the parking lot at the parking entrance, ready to escape.
The incident occurred around 9.30 pm, when Raul Othacehé's family was about to enter the house. (Photo: Mario Sayes)
A few seconds later, one of the survivors runs out of the house, two others get into the truck and escape. The pictures do not show what happened to the fourth robber.
The serene, who was shot in the chest, was taken to hospital Eva Perón and is in serious condition.