3 February, 2023

Honduran police attribute the murder of four young people to the gang, among them the son of former president Porfirio Lobo

“The murder of four young, among them the son of former president Porfirio Lobo Sosa, is attributed to members of the Mara Salvatrucha.

Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

Honduras – The Honduran Police reported this Thursday morning that the Mara Salvatrucha 13 (MS-13) is responsible for the murder of Said Lobo, of 19 years, son of former president Porfirio Lobo, and three other people who accompanied him.

“The murder of four young, among them the son of former president Porfirio Lobo Sosa, is attributed to members of the Mara Salvatrucha. The intention is to cause chaos, instability and terror, declared the director of the National Police, Gustavo Sanchez, to local media.

The other three victims are Luis Zelaya, nephew of the wife of retired General Romeo Vásquez; Solomon Vasquez Chavez and Norlan Rivera (Said Lobo driver). Porfirio Lobo arrived this morning at the scene of the murder., in the parking lot of the Torre Morazán nightclub, in Tegucigalpa.

Earlier, Preliminary police reports, according to Martinez Madrid, is that as yet unidentified subjects lowered the young people from two vehicles minutes after they left a nightclub and killed them.

Former president Porfirio Lobo arrived at the scene of the crime, who told local media that he knew nothing about the massacre and that these are things that hurt since violence is eating away at Honduran society.

The National Police, assured Martinez Madrid, is forming a special team to proceed with the investigations and find the whereabouts of those responsible for this bloody act.

Said Lobo, of 19 years, son of former president Porfirio Lobo