Juan Manuel and his companion Cruz resisted an assault and were shot in Colonia Emiliano Zapata, Municipality of Chalco. The first one died and the co-pilot was injured.
Their wives told municipal police that they had both agreed with an alleged seller to buy a car.
When they reached Hermenegildo Galeana street in front of lot 28, block 33, where they made the appointment to make the transaction, they were victims of a criminal trap.
“Four subjects arrived to steal the money with which they were going to buy the vehicle, and when they resisted they shot them, which fled aboard two motorcycles with the money,” said police officers.
Gallery: Man run over and dies in Cetram (Reformation)
The accident occurred when the victim tried to cross the whereabouts circuit, at the height of Platform I.
Elements of the state and municipal Police guarded the site, while the expert reports and the removal of the body were carried out.
Juan Manuel was shot that caused him to die in the driver’s seat of his Jetta and Cruz survived.
Both were treated by paramedics from an ambulance belonging to firefighters from Chalco.
Juan Manuel’s body was picked up by experts and his copilot was taken to the Hospital Especialidades del Municipio de Ixtapaluca.
No detainees were reported.