"Ro: You are a warrior", said the flag covering half the front of the house where Rocío Quagliarello (13) recovered after being discharged on Thursday from El Cruce Hospital in Florencio Varela. At the door, balloons of all colors adorn the entrance. For the family and neighbors of San Miguel del Monte, the teenager's return was good news in the horror and commotion that the city lived after the May 20 massacre, in which four sons were killed. Rocío is the only survivor.
Rocío Quagliarello, the only survivor of the persecution at San Miguel del Monte.
This Friday, the SAME ambulance must visit the aunt's house where Rocío spent the first hours of his return. The teenager woke up with discomfort and received medical assistance. But it's okay.
After a fatal chase of shots of at least two patrol cars to Fiat 147 where the children were riding, the car hit a truck. Rocío was unconscious for ten days and suffered repeated fractures in his legs and jaw. Your friend, Camila López (13), Aníbal Suárez (22), Gonzalo Domínguez (14) and Danilo Sansone (13), almost died in the action.
The Gendarmerie detention is stored in front of Rocío's house, as well as the families of other victims. (Luciano Thieberger)
On this Friday morning some people passed by the house where Rocío was located, located one block from Danilo. In both of them there is the slogan of the Gendarmerie ordered by the Judge. Most of those who came asked how they were and left greetings. The most intimate entrance.
"Rocío is fine. Yesterday he felt all the euphoria and affection of the people who came to accompany him. Now he is calm and that is what he needs, calm, "he said. Clarin very close relatives. "Today will be a complicated day," said one of his aunts who left the house. The family respects the presence of the media and neighbors, but asks for a reservation.
In that neighborhood, everyone accepted with "relief" the return of Rocío. "But nothing can be celebrated here," said a neighbor. Apart from medical recovery, Rocío had to face the loss of his four friends, especially Camila, who was like his sister.
On Thursday, Gabriel González Villa Monte, executive director of El Cruce Hospital, confirmed that before leaving the hospital, the hospital's medical and psychological team He told the girl what had happened during the massacre.
"With precautionary measures from the cases under consideration, before the dismissal, we have told him what happened and what happened to his friends," he said.
The doctor explained that Rocio, despite having undergone several surgeries, "went very well, in sufficient condition, even though he could not walk through the operation because of the fracture he experienced." To move around the house where Ro is now, he does it with the help of a wheelchair.
The Monte Massacre took place at 00.50 on May 20 when the boys drove a car across the Monte lagoon and started doing it pursued by at least two patrol officers Buenosaire Police.
The order, which involved police officers could not explain why it was triggered, including shots and extended several blocks from the city. It ended at collector 9 de Julio on National Route 3, where Fiat 147 Spazio was driven by Anib crashing into a parked truck trailer.
The program ended with Gonzalo, Danilo, Aníbal and Camila dying and Rocio seriously interned. Agent tried hide and clean the crime scene in a short time. They even faked the trial. Everything was found a few days later with the diffusion of one of the municipal security camera images where one of the police was seen shooting at the car.
An autopsy revealed that one of the victims, Gonzalo, accepted shot in the ass.
What happened led to the beheading of the local police headquarters and a series of marches by relatives, friends and neighbors of victims, supported by various social and political organizations.
For the case they were arrested 12 police and Security Secretary from San Miguel del Monte, Claudio Martínez.
The police arrested and accused "multiple murders exacerbated by the misuse of their functions as members of the police force and the use of firearms" were Captain Rubén Alberto García, who was filmed shooting, officers Leonardo Daniel Ecilape and Manuel Monreal and subayudante Mariano Ibáñez.
Meanwhile, officers charged with "concealment" were Deputy Commissioner Franco Micucci, Lieutenant Hector Enrique Angel, Inspector Officer José Manuel Durán, Officer Subayudante Nadia Genaro and Officer Melina Blanco; sub-inspector José Alfredo Domínguez and officers Cristian Righero and Juan Gutiérrez.
Also this Wednesday Commissioner Inspector Mario Ángel Mistretta was expelled from the Buenos Aires Police (45), who was suspected of being a participant in the facts investigated, as confirmed Clarin case source. Mistretta, who was in charge of the Communal Headquarters of San Miguel del Monte, was transferred to Brandsen but after rejection of the neighbors of the two cities and relatives of the victims, he was expelled from the Province of Buenos Aires.