Two thieves killed in a shootout with police Buenos Aires on Friday afternoon. After an attack on two supermarkets in the city of Virrei del Pino in Buenos Aires, the criminals were intercepted by troops at the 38th kilometer of the national route 3.
According to police sources, it all started when 911 emergency service received a warning because two men aboard a white Fiat-Palio stole a supermarket located in Chivilkoy and Comersio of the aforementioned city of the Matanza party, and fled to the Esperance area.
A few minutes later another call was received that two suspects who escaped On board the same vehicle they stole a similar store located in Monte Carlo and Williams.
A patrol car from the Virri del Pino police station moved into the area, and when they reached the roundabout at the 38th kilometer of route 3, they found the car, but could not distinguish the number of passengers because the car I had tinted windows,
Noticing the presence of the police, the thieves began flying at high speed using the collector of Route 3 in the direction of San Justo, while the troops requested reinforcements.
When the car of the attackers arrived at the intersection of the collector and the streets of Rio de la Plata was intercepted by patrol and he rammed him from behind, but since there was no way out, he retreated and hit the front of a green Volkswagen Voyage.
At that time, criminals started shooting from inside the car, which repelled aggression until the thieves fell wounded and they were reduced on the floor.
Noting that both criminals had gunshot wounds, medical assistance was requested, but when an ambulance arrived from the municipality of La Matanza, it was confirmed that both men died,
The authorities identified them as Claudio Barreto (29) and Joaquin Rodriguez (34), both residing in the city of Gonzalez Catan and were accused of stealing at least one clothing store and a private house in the area, although there are suspicions that They participated in three events.