Man gunned down in Escazu Centro

February 17th, 2014 ( A man identified as Luis Marin Flores, 55, was gunned down near the Catholic church in Escazu Centro in the early morning hours on Sunday.


Marin was traveling in his vehicle around 3 am when he was intercepted by two men on a motorcycle who opened fire.  One of the shots hit Marin in the head, killing him at the scene.


Reports indicate that Marin may have had some sort of altercation at a nearby bar shortly before his killing.


The Judicial Investigation Organization (OIJ) are investigating the murder.  Marin’s body was taken to the Judicial Morgue for autopsy.

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