Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Police rush to protect Puerto Rico official after shooting

By on September 29, 2016

PDP President and gubernatorial candidate David Bernier (CB photo/Juan J. Rodríguez/)

PDP President and gubernatorial candidate David Bernier (CB photo/Juan J. Rodríguez)

SAN JUAN — Police say bullets fired during a drive-by shooting have hit a restaurant where a candidate for Puerto Rico’s governorship was meeting with union leaders.

Authorities say that David Bernier wasn’t injured and apparently wasn’t a target of the shooting.

Police say people in one car fired into another vehicle as it drove past the La Casona restaurant in Santurce Wednesday night. Four people were hospitalized.

Police said Thursday they activated a security protocol for Bernier and his family. Bernier is a former secretary of state

You must be logged in to post a comment Login