Two young people, one of them a minor, died last Saturday night in different street fights that occurred in Madrid, one in the Centro district and the other in Usera, with a difference of less than two hours, according to police sources. Two people have been arrested for death by machete wound in the Usera neighborhood, as reported by sources from the National Police this Sunday morning.
The first homicide occurred in the Centro district, in front of the Kapital nightclub, on Atocha street near the Emperor Carlos V roundabout. A 15-year-old boy was fatally stabbed at the height of the left hemithorax, after being attacked by a group of young people, according to the first investigations.
Three passers-by who were in the area started CPR and even used a local semi-automatic defibrillator. They moved to the place various endowments of the Samur-Civil Protection, that resuscitation work continued for half an hour, but in the end they could only certify death, according to a spokeswoman for Emergencies Madrid. The large machete used in the crime was thrown on the sidewalk. A Samur psychologist treated a friend of the victim at the scene and also went to the home of the deceased to communicate the news to the family.
The management of the Kapital nightclub has issued a statement in which it regrets the death of the minor and recalls that at the time the murder occurred the premises were closed: “The possible murder took place at 9:00 p.m., in Independence Club, located at Calle de Atocha, 127, next to McDonald’s in what seems to have been a party with attendees of Moroccan origin. We want to remember that the Sala Kapital does not open until 24″.
Just when the toilets were attending to this notice, the Samur headquarters received another notice that a 25-year-old man of Spanish nationality had also been stabbed at 10:40 p.m. during a confrontation in a park on Calle de San Ruperto (Usera). ), on a road parallel to Avenida de Andalucía and near the 12 de Octubre hospital.
A mobile ICU and several managers on duty at the Samur went to attend to the victim. This presented at least one stab wound in the lumbar area. The wound must have affected some vital organ or some important blood vessel. The injured man was in cardiorespiratory arrest. Doctors tried to revive him, but were unsuccessful. The National Police arrested a 20-year-old Spanish man at the scene as the alleged author of the knife. Last night he was awaiting questioning by the agents of the Homicide Group to clarify what triggered the deadly stabbing. Police sources have confirmed this morning that there is a second arrested for this crime. This is a 27-year-old man of Ecuadorian nationality.
The Samur health workers also treated a 17-year-old man yesterday who received several stab wounds in the back, at the height of the lumbar region, around 9:30 p.m. on the street of the Guadalupe Monastery (Fuencarral-El Pardo). After being stabilized, he was transferred with a serious prognosis to La Paz hospital.
These two deaths bring the homicides registered in the capital to three so far this year. The first occurred shortly after the beginning of the year, when a 19-year-old boy died at 10:50 am on January 1 after receiving five stab wounds in a fight between youth gangs registered in the district of Villaverde. The National Police arrested 10 adolescents on the spot as alleged perpetrators of the brawl. Among those arrested was a seriously injured man.
Already in the early hours of today Sunday a new fight has been recorded with a serious injury, as reported by a spokesman for Emergencies 112. It has occurred on Domingo Malagón street, in Parla, about 20 kilometers south of the capital. A 24-year-old man has received incised injuries to his back and has suffered the semi-amputation of an arm. Physicians from Summa-112 have stabilized him and transferred him in serious condition to the 12 de Octubre hospital.