What should have been a party, ended again on a black day. A young man was killed and another was injured after a violent shooting between fans, at the celebrations for the anniversary of Independiente Rivadavia de Mendoza in the vicinity of the General San Martín Park.
Provincial police sources indicated that after 23 o’clock they learned of a 26-year-old man, seriously wounded by gunshot, near the Andino Tenis Club, located about 700 meters from the Independiente stadium “Bautista Gargantini”.
The young man entered the Lagomaggiore hospital without life with four impacts to the chest, shoulder, neck and jaw, the police report said.
The victim was identified as Gabriel Osvaldo Videla Parraguez, He lived in the Sol y Sierra de Godoy Cruz neighborhood and had a criminal record.
During the incidents, at least one person was injured as a result of a beating and two others could have resulted in gunshot wounds, which was still the subject of police investigation.
As one of those attending the celebration told Télam, more than a thousand fans gathered to celebrate the anniversary of the club as is already a custom among its fans.
The riots, which too they left as a balance two police mobiles damaged, they began when the first detonations were heard.
The main hypothesis of the police is based on the fact that the incidents occurred due to a dispute between different factions of the club’s bar, which through their networks reported the cancellation of the anniversary dinner scheduled for tonight “for reasons of public knowledge.”