Veracruz Attorney General’s Office investigates murder of journalists Yessenia Mollinedo and Johana García Olivera in Cosoleacaque

The Veracruz Attorney General’s Office started an investigation folder after the attack registered in the municipality of Cosoleacaque this Monday in which the director of the information agency was murdered The Truthful, Yesenia Mollinedo Falconiand the reporter Sheila Johana Garcia Olive.

Yesenia Mollinedo Falconi. Photo: Reuters

“The investigative trilogy, prosecutors, experts and ministerial police carry out the proceedings to establish the causes and find the person or persons responsible,” said the prosecution in a thread published on its Twitter account. Twitter.

Meanwhile, the governor of Veracruz, Cuitlahuac Garciaconfirmed that a coordinated search operation for those responsible was activated.

The State Commission for the Care and Protection of Journalists (CEAPP) detailed in a statement that the two journalists died as a result of an attack with firearms when they were in a vehicle outside a self-service store.

“Once the facts were known, the Commission activated the coordination protocol with the State Public Security Secretariat and with the State Attorney General’s Office,” detailed the CEAPP, which also condemned these events.

With this new attack, 11 journalists have been killed so far this year in Mexico.


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