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Ex-Mayor of Piedras Negras, Fernando Puron Johnston assassinated minutes after debate

Fernando Puron Johnston former mayor of Piedras Negras during the last administration was currently campaigning for a congressional seat.

On Friday, June 8 minutes after participating in a debate held at the Universidad Autonoma de Coahuila, Fernando Puron Johnston was assassinated outside the location.

Security footage shows the moment he was assassinated. In the said video you can witness how he was about to get on his vehicle to leave the location, when a woman stops him to take a 'selfi' picture with him.

The assassin was standing nearby waiting for a perfect moment to take him down.

To watch the video, follow the link below of the Eagle Pass News Leader facebook page:


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