Two people stabbed in front of Periférico bus station

Two people were stabbed in front of the AU bus terminal at Periférico, in Colonia Libertad, near the Central de Abastos.

According to the police reports, the events occurred in the early hours of Saturday, when two males were waiting for a taxi to take them to their homes located in Santa Rosa Panzacola.

There, they were threatened by three men who, with knives, resisting the assault, the two men were stabbed and stripped of their belongings, then the subjects climbed into a taxi and fled the scene.

Upon learning of the facts, the police were mobilized to the location, as well as paramedics, who provided first aid to the victims and took them to the emergency room of the Red Cross, where their status is reported as stable.

It was reported that the injured respond to the names of Francisco FV, and Marco Antonio M. of 58 years and 38 years of age respectively.

The Police are investigating the event to find those responsible.

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This article was written by Ian Hayden Parker, Oaxaca Life staff writer, the leading source for English news in Oaxaca, Mexico.