( Spanish) — The director of the news portal Lo Real de Guerrero, Nelson Matus, was shot to death on a street in the Emiliano Zapata neighborhood, in the Port of Acapulco, in the Mexican state of Guerrero, according to the Attorney General’s Office of that state in a release.
Agents of the Ministerial Investigative Police and personnel from the expert services, went to the scene, to investigate. So far there are no detainees related to the crime.
The murder of the journalist was confirmed by the Lo Real de Guerrero portal itself through its social networks where it expressed its condolences to the relatives.
“Lo Real de Guerrero expresses its most sincere condolences for the sensitive death of journalist Nelson Matus. We join the deep sorrow that overwhelms his family and friends, extending our most sincere condolences. Rest in peace ”, reads the published obituary.
Matus’ death occurs after last week, on July 8, the murder of Luis Martín Sánchez Iñíguez, correspondent for the newspaper La Jornada in Tepic, Nayarit, was reported.
The Association of Reporters of Police Information in Guerrero points out through a statement that “the devious crime adds to a long list of communicators who have been the object of armed attacks, the most recent four in the port of Acapulco.” Nelson Matus had already suffered a previous attack from which he emerged unharmed.
Lo Real de Guerrero is a portal specialized in the red note of the state of Guerrero.