The Civil Guard truncates a plan that had the objective of assassinating two people by hiring a hitman
4 people have been arrested related to the planning of the murder of two residents of the province of Tarragona
The records have intervened 2 firearms, one of them prepared to fire, 1 detonator revolver, 1 compressed air pistol, laser pistol and 1 extendable metal defense.
The Civil Guard, in the framework of the "Gray Lion" operation, have arrested 4 members of a group that had planned and started to carry out actions to commit the murder of two people residing in a town in the Alt Camp region. , by hiring a hitman.
In the operation, 3 house searches were carried out in different locations in the province of Tarragona, where, among other effects, 1 short firearm, 1 long firearm, 1 detonator revolver, 1 laser pistol and 1 extendable metal defense were intervened.
The events occurred in June, when the agents learned that two individuals had commissioned a third to murder two people.
For this reason, the Civil Guard launched an investigation in order to verify the information provided, identify the victims to provide protection and identify those involved in these events.
Continuing with the investigations, the agents were able to verify that during the first days of June, the people involved in the events had met to devise and plan the murder of these two people.
Also, the agents were able to find out that after this first contact, those involved held a subsequent meeting in which the hired hitman was provided with the identity of one of the two people to be executed. In addition, details related to when and how this first work should be carried out were considered, considering different ways to end the victim's life and the need to make the body disappear.
Finally, the intellectual author agreed as payment to the murderer for the death of the first victim, the transfer in his name of a rustic farm located in the municipality of Amposta.
For this reason, after verifying how the inductors provided the alleged hitman with the identity of his first victim, along with a detailed dossier with his data and movements, those involved were arrested.
The operation has been carried out by agents of the Organic Unit of the Judicial Police of the Tarragona Civil Guard.
For more information you can contact the Peripheral Communication Office of the Civil Guard in Tarragona on the phone 977237777 ext 1248 or 616965865.