Four hitherto unknown persons beat a second lieutenant of the National Police in the city of Santiago de los Caballeros, who was stripped of his regulation weapon.
The victim was identified as Officer Reinaldo Antonio Rodríguez, 51 years old.
The medical report establishes that his state of health is delicate due to the contusive blows he received.
The unknown persons hit the police officer with a pipe after intercepting him on two moving motorcycles, when he was traveling along Circunvalación Sur avenue to the municipality of Navarrete, where he is assigned.
Preventive and criminal investigation members of the Central Cibao Regional Directorate of the National Police activated the search for the aggressors, who, in the morning hours of this Monday, attacked the second lieutenant of the body of order.