THE Spanish politician Alejo Vidal Quadras, 78, was shot at least once a little while ago in the middle of Núñez de Balboa Street, 40, in the area Barrio de Salamanca her Madrid.
Stable and conscious, he was airlifted ambulance in hospital around 2:30 p.m.
Two perpetrators who were riding a motorcycle. As it became known, one got down wearing a helmet and shot him in the head. He is now hospitalized out of danger.
In the past, he himself was a vice-president of the European Parliament, a member of the European Parliament, head of the People’s Party in Catalonia, one of the founders of Vox, and a senator.
The Police are investigating the incident as a common crime and not as a terrorist attack.
In fact, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated that agents of the Homicide Squad of the Madrid Police Headquarters have taken over the investigation, and not counter-terrorism specialists, who are the ones who act when an attack is committed.
At the scene of the incident, experts from the Scientific Police have also been deployed, who have cordoned off several blocks in the area to gather evidence that will allow the perpetrators of the shooting to be identified.
Response ERT – Madrid: Dora Makri