Thirteen people have been arrested for their alleged direct or indirect relationship with the death early Saturday morning in A Coruña by a 24-year-old from Culleredo who worked as a nursing assistant at the Padre Rubinos Foundation.
The police investigation line, as confirmed by sources from the body to Efe, focuses on a discussion that originated from the use of a mobile phone.
Those arrested, identified and whose statements are being taken, are at the Lonzas barracks.
Minutes before the assault occurred, the deceased boy, Samuel, He was accompanied by a friend with whom he was making a video call, which could cause confusion in another group of young people and which would have originated the fatal discussion and the beginning of the most violent aggressions.
According to police sources have pointed out to Efe, the young man had several bruises and significant blows to the head, which required the intervention of 061 for two hours to try to revive the man, although the death finally occurred in the University Hospital Complex of A Coruña (CHUAC), where he entered, although in critical condition.
Before the arrival of the ambulance that treated the victim, he received the citizen help from several people who were at that time near the scene of the event; These people have declared this Sunday morning to the police how they were part of the events they were able to observe.
The Police have been able to quickly confirm, through mobile phones, the identity of most of the attackers, most of age.
To all of them, the sources have specified, they are being questioned separately to contrast the versions offered by each on the case, of which the secrecy of the proceedings has been decreed.
Among the charges that could be imputed to the detainees for having participated in a tumultuous fight would be, the sources consulted have advanced, omission of relief and having participated as necessary cooperators in the aggression, in addition to implicating the perpetrator or perpetrators of the attack that caused the death of the young man of Brazilian origin for homicide.
Samuel’s father, Maxsoud Luiz, has left a written message in the place where the boy was badly injured with which he wanted to thank the work of 061 “for all the effort made” and has expressed the pain of the family because “they took away the only light that illuminated our lives; we know that we are going to have a very long way to go; we will be supported by our family, friends and colleagues who will help us to get out of this dark path “.
Among the eight pictures written by the father of the murdered young man, Maxsoud Luiz has stated that he is grateful for “all your prayers and expressions of affection; to thank our wonderful city, A Coruña; thank you from the heart; may God reward all the affection that you have given us offering, a very strong hug to all and we hope that another day as black as the one we are living will never happen again, “he has written on the sidewalk of Avenida Buenos Aires.
There are many groups in the city of A Coruña that have expressed their total indignation and rejection of this violent aggression And another rally has been announced tomorrow at 12:00 hours in the Plaza de María Pita to support the victim’s relatives and which is expected to receive a great reaction from the public condemning the violence.
Before the rally as a sign of rejection, called by the city council of A Coruña, the mayor of the city, Inés Rey, will meet with the government sub-delegate to “reinforce cooperation in citizen security and analyze first-hand the results of the investigations of the event that occurred on Saturday “, as explained in a note by the A Coruña consistory.
Eddie is an Australian news reporter with over 9 years in the industry and has published on Forbes and tech crunch.