A nephew of Manuel Charlín, patriarch of Clan of the Charlines, one of the best known drug trafficking clans in Galicia, was arrested this Wednesday morning for his possible relationship with the run over deadl of an octogenarian in Vilanova de Arousa (Pontevedra) on Tuesday afternoon. After all night investigating and searching for the alleged perpetrator of the events, the Court of Instruction 1 of Vilagarcía has ordered the provisional prison for Charlín’s relative for, allegedly, having fatally run over a 78-year-old woman while crossing the road and Get away, leaving the victim lying on the road, pick up Ep.
Charlin’s nephew is being investigated by various crimes: reckless driving with manifest contempt for the lives of others, reckless homicide and abandonment of the accident scene, according to sources from the Superior Court of Justice of Galicia, reports Efe.
According to the witnesses who witnessed the alleged run over, the vehicle, which has been seized by decree of the Court, was high-end and white. Circulated at high speed, as witnesses have declared, thus causing the fatal accident, which would have occurred around the 20.15 hours Tuesday, near the parish church of Vilanova de Arousa.
A ambulance He went to the scene after the call to 061, but the health workers could not do anything to save the life of this 78-year-old woman. The defendant, for the moment, has also been rcautiously withdrawn driving license.
Mediation of a relative
A relative was the one who finally mediated with the suspect to surrender to the morning after the hit, that is, this Wednesday. And so he did, at the doors of his home, where local police officers were already waiting for him, according to Ep.
The mayor of the municipality has also spoken, who has assured that the arrest «it is not consolation“, But that” justice must act. ” “Above anything is humanity,” has sentenced the councilor of Vilanova de Arousa.
It’s not the first time
The accused as the alleged perpetrator of the hit-and-run was already related to another fatal accident in 2017. He was involved in a collisionThis time in Vilagarcía de Arousa, in which the driver of the vehicle he collided with died. At that time he was sentenced to two and a half years in prison for a reckless driving offense and a reckless homicide offense.