Agent Eliezer Hernández-Cartagena and Agent Luis Marrero-Díaz, of the Puerto Rico Police branch, had been murdered while making an attempt to arrest a person who had just murdered Agent Luis Salamán-Conde, of the Carolina Municipal Police department.
Agent Salamán-Conde had answered to a car crash on Avenida Roberto Clemente. one of the most drivers involved in the crash opened fire on him with an AK-forty seven rifle, killing him. the man then carjacked an additional vehicle and fled onto the Baldorioty de Castro expressway. Officers from the Carolina Municipal Police branch and Puerto Rico Police branch pursued the automobile along the parkway until it stopped near the Luis Munoz Marin foreign Airport.
The discipline opened hearth once again, fatally wounding Agent Luis Marrero-Díaz. As he tried to flee in the vehicle a second time he fatally struck Agent Eliezer Hernández-Cartagena. He turned into in a position to flee into a nearby residential area the place he remains at enormous.