The incident happened around 5:00 p.m., when the 35-year-old policeman who serves at the 25th police station in Villa Gobernador Gálvez – was at the door of a business where he was going to make a purchase. At that moment, two young thieves on a motorcycle appeared. The one who was accompanying him, got out and gun in hand threatened the policeman, who was in civilian clothes, and stole his bag.
At the moment in which the criminal was retracing his steps to get on the motorcycle, the policeman identified himself, gave them a stop and confronted the criminals who were escaping. At that moment, the shots occurred that ended with the thief who was driving the motorcycle dead and the other fleeing with a shot in the leg.