PONCE – A man was wounded by a gunshot, reported in the afternoon of Thursday, November 5, 2020, in events that occurred in the Belgium neighborhood of Ponce.
According to information received from the Press Office staff, initially a call was received to the Ponce Command Center, about a young man wounded by a gunshot and was transported to the Emergency Room of the Dr. Pila Hospital in Ponce.
Agents attached to the Ponce East Precinct went to the said Hospital Institution, where the complainant Joseph L. Cintrón Dávila, 20, who is a resident of the place, was interviewed, who alleged that while he was walking through the grounds of the field, he heard a shot of a moving vehicle that was traveling along Avenida Las Américas and realizing that he was injured in the right leg.
He was transported by a friend to the Hospital, where he was treated by Doctor Machado, who diagnosed a gunshot wound in the right thigh area and his condition was stable.
Agent Julio Quintana from the Ponce East Precinct carried out the preliminary investigation and informed the Homicide Staff, where agent José Pérez Montes took charge of the case.