Guatemalan club official killed after threats
The vice president of Deportivo Xinabajul in Guatemala has been
shot to death by unidentified gunmen after receiving threats
related to the squad’s poor performance.
National Civil Police spokesman Donald Gonzalez says no suspects
have yet been detained in the killing of Carlos Noe Gomez.
Prosecutor Nery Martinez says the investigation is focused on
threats Gomez had reported receiving several weeks ago.
Xinabajul is at the bottom of the rankings in the country’s
national league, and lost a home match 2-0 against Suchitepequez
Gonzalez said Saturday that Gomez was killed late Friday as he
left a team planning meeting in the northern province of