Five soldiers wounded is the preliminary balance of an attack perpetrated last Monday night against the headquarters of the Rural Commands 539 of the Bolivarian National Guard (GNB) located in the La Acequia sector, Simón Bolívar municipality (Caripito), Monagas, according to sources military.
They presume that the attackers are part of the El Manco and El Curi gangs. The subjects positioned themselves around the military establishment and began firing their weapons against the infrastructure, according to preliminary versions.
During the attack, Sergeants José Maicán, Enyer Mora, Torrevilla Bravo, Luis Bastardo and Simón Hernández were injured, who were transferred to the “Manuel Núñez Tovar” hospital located in Maturín (Monagas).
The Cicpc and other security organizations began a deployment in the area to capture those responsible for the attack.