Haiti - Shots fired at ex-Depute Hidson Nelson's vehicle, Depute Injured

Former Haiti Depute Hidson Nelson of Pignon, Ranquitte et La Victoire, was rushed to the hospital early Wednesday afternoon, 04 Mar 2014, after his vehicle was shot at by 3 armed gunmen riding on motorcycles...

Crime Scene in Haiti
Crime Scene in Haiti

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The incident happened around 11:00 am. 18 Year old Haitian student Mackendy Orelien died in the crossfire.

According to former Depute Antoine Rodon Bien Aime who spoke live on Haitian radio, Depute Hidson Nelson was being followed by 3 motorcycles near the BIM headquarters en route to Cazo. The motorcyclists sped up, parked their motorcycles, and ALL 3 of them opened fire at Depute Nelson's vehicle from the right side as it passed by.

Luckily for Depute Nelson, His window is tinted black and the shooters could not identify his position in the vehicle. He was behind the wheel (left side). He stepped on the gas, dodging bullets, and ran in to a police station.

Depute Hidson Nelson received a bullet on his right arm. He was rushed to the hospital. He is said to be in stable condition

In a radio interview to Haiti Radio Galaxie FM, Ex Depute Antoine Rodon Bien Aime said he and depute Hidson Nelson have been receiving political death threats.

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Tom Cleary says...

The threats on any ex-legislator's life is in direct proportion to the Martelly regime's and Clinton's power grab perception of that person as a threat to their continued

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Toto Sanpwel says...

Costra Nostra, Du Riffifi chez les hommes ou sommes nous Les Damnés de la

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