Argentine police have arrested a man suspected of pointing a gun at Vice President Cristina Fernandez. Police said that the accused did this with the intention of killing the Vice President.
Vice President’s life saved by being trapped in the trigger
President Alberto Fernandez said – The gun with which the attacker tried to attack had five bullets. He could not fire as the trigger was stuck. So Christina’s life was saved.
Christina was present among the supporters
The incident happened on Thursday night. Christina was present outside her house among supporters. At the same time an unidentified person pointed a gun at point blank range. People present nearby made a video of the incident and posted it on social media.
Police identifying the attacker
Argentina’s security minister told the news channel that the matter was being investigated. He said- The attacker had pointed the gun very close to the face of the Vice President. There was chaos during the incident. His security guards swung into action as soon as the suspect appeared in front of Christina. The attacker was arrested. As of now, he has not been identified. It is also being investigated whether the gun was genuine or not.