The expert report on the bombing of the Casino Royale which killed 52 people excluded from liability to the owner of the local and state and city officials allowed to operate.
The report states that had local security measures and that was the extent to which carried out the attack which caused the death of the victims.
The attorney general of Nuevo Leon, Adrian de la Garza, and the deputy of the PGR, Cuitláhuac Salinas, yesterday released the results of the investigation.
Even with all the security measures, they concluded, the tragedy was averted because the men who entered sprayed 200 liters of gasoline in the business, which caused a major fire in less than 40 seconds.
In this context, the entity’s attorney compared the bombing of the Casino Royale with the Twin Towers attack in New York.
“Any security measure was not enough to stop the incident,” said state official.
He said the responsibility lies with the 18 subjects that the authority already has identified and 16 of which are already under criminal proceedings.
Disclaim the fire to the owners of Royale
El expertise on indecent Casino Royale allowed establish that local had security measures and was magnitude with which perpetrated attack which occasioned death of 52 people.
In wheel joint press Proctor the entity Adrián of Garza, and deputy PGR Cuitláhuac Salinas, unveiled no liability for state officials and municipal allowed operation and for Raúl Rocha Cantú,’s owner. “Right moment not find criminal responsibility civil authority either Civil Protection either municipal or state “said From Garza. indicated that even with all security measures, tragedy failed avoided because men entered sprayed 200 liters gasoline in the business, which caused a major fire in less than 40 seconds.
A little over 100 days of multihomicidio, the authorities offered an explanation of the survey, which is supported by both agencies. The prosecutor said that according with expert examinations and declaring witnesses and own indictees, cause determinant of sinister was related actions men who perpetrated. “Any security measure had not been enough to stop sinister usage whenever used 10 cans of 20 liters of gasoline, “said state official. He added that on the facts, the responsibility lies with the 18 subjects that the authority has already identified and 16 of which are already under criminal prosecution.
About security measures highlighted that in moment were displayed graphic that the property had eight security doors: two basement four downstairs and two rooftop. Besides had 40 extinguishers and signals evacuation although latter not fulfilled with standard since which calls are located such be seen at 360 degrees. Also chemical tests indicated both fabrics like coatings, carpets and furniture reacted with retardants fire.
“The motive and causes fire that produced the result of 52 victims was undoubtedly, actions conducted the 18 subjects identified and including 16 already presently indicted “exposed. They said that the attackers threaten their victims with guns and fired, so people thought to safety. “When trying to shelter those inside the majority died from suffocation , said De la Garza. He stated the insurer wascontacted for repairing damage victims. From Garza discussed a new inquest to investigate if some other crime follow craft. El deputy PGR said regarding representatives and owners place now, prosecutors not observe a cause determinant criminal cases.
He added the facts continue to come in as the fugitives: Heriberto Lazcano, El Lazca, Francisco Medina Mejía, El Quemado and Baltazar Sauceda Estrada, El Mataperros are still on the loose. At first a reward of 30 million pesos and two 15 million pesos has been offered for the capture and prosecution of the fugitives.
The procurator of entity reiterated was magnitude Event what made impossible people save, and compared him what happened in Torres Gemelas where although had class security was not possible prevent collapse because were attacked.