Jefferson Andres Navarro Ruda’s family Colombia, Issued a statement in which he defended him and criticized those who took justice into their own hands.
Navarro, 19, died in the incident last Monday at around 1am
The young man and another man came to the pool table and tried to intimidate the occupants to take their belongings. However, several young men attacked the young man and assaulted him.
Navarro died as a result of the shots and blows he received. After the incident, the young man’s family released a letter, “No one can take justice into their own hands”.
In the text they say that in the XXI century Murder It must be punished, because to allow it would go back to an ancient society and a period marked by barbarism.
“In the most recent case, a young man died at the age of 19. The child of the house, as in any home in Cucuta, Colombia, was young. They described the events in the report and confirmed that Navarro was treated mercilessly by seven people, shot three times in the point-blank range and repeatedly attacked by billiard notes.
“People around him shouted ‘Let the police come quickly, they are torturing him,’ and in turn heard Jefferson screaming, a shot in the mouth, brushing his teeth, ‘Sorry, sorry’. No one has any mercy,” his family said.
The family claimed to have “committed an illegal act” by taking justice into their own hands.
If they all kill him, they will all retaliate for the murder (…) He who is free from sin, throw the first stone.
“They took away man’s precious possessions, which is life. Jefferson may be the brother, son, nephew or nephew of one of these 7 Or your family member reading this, ”the statement said.
According to the Penal Code, if everyone kills a teenager, everyone must answer for the crime of murder: “If they kill together, everyone will answer for the murder, according to the Criminal Code, ethical principles and the political system.”
“Would you like to use the code of Hammurabi? The place where the tooth is injected with the eye and the tooth. Yes, some will. He who is freed from sin, let him throw the first stone“, They concluded.