Security Guard Shot by Bank Robbers in La Vega, Dominican Republic

In the community of Jeremías in La Vega, Dominican Republic, a pair of robbers assaulted a branch of Ademi bank and shot a security guard on duty. The CCTV video from the bank shows one of the robbers entering the bank as a customer, even asking the guard for instruction on who to talk to, … Continue reading “Security Guard Shot by Bank Robbers in La Vega, Dominican Republic”

Dominican Man Got His Cheek Slashed with Machete

Video from La Republica Dominicana shows a man who took a machete blow to the head. He got to some kind of fight and that’s how it ended. Even though the wound doesn’t look all that deep, he appears shaken by it enough to need support of his friend to get into an ambulance.

Dominican Man Chopped in Arm with Machete

In Los Alcarrizos – a municipality in the Santo Domingo province in the Dominican Republic, a man was chopped in the elbow area of his arm with a machete. The video shows him holding his forearm, as something that looks like a bone sticks out of his wound. I like how the victim had to … Continue reading “Dominican Man Chopped in Arm with Machete”

Teen Shot by Two Men on Motorcycle Performs Agonal Breathing

First thing that comes to mind when you hear of someone getting gunned down by two men on a motorcycle, is Brazil. But this video is from the Dominican Republic. Apparently, Brazil’s most popular assassination method is gaining traction in other parts of the world. In the barrio Juan Alberto Espinola, in the city of … Continue reading “Teen Shot by Two Men on Motorcycle Performs Agonal Breathing”

Tough Girl Plays Along with Aggressive Dancer in Caribbean Bar

Video from a bar somewhere in the Caribbean shows a girl playing along with an aggressive dancer despite being violently tossed around. By the end of it she was probably pretty beat, but toughed it all up like a real trooper. The video starts with the two on a table. She presses her ass into … Continue reading “Tough Girl Plays Along with Aggressive Dancer in Caribbean Bar”

19 Year Old Dominican Girl Commits Suicide by Hanging

I must say that is quite unusual choice of attire for suicide. She even kept her ankle bracelet on. 19 year old girl apparently took her own life by hanging herself from the staircase railing. According to Miguel Moreta, deputy prosecutor for the town of Bonao in the Dominican Republic, no evidence of foul play … Continue reading “19 Year Old Dominican Girl Commits Suicide by Hanging”

Man Resists Car Thieves, Gets Shot Dead with M16 Rifle

Dominican Republic is off to a very violent start to 2016. Tourists are not spared either. At a gas station just outside of the town of La Vega, two brothers tried to rob a man off his vehicle. The man resisted and was shot dead by the pair. Dominican police identified the killers as 27 … Continue reading “Man Resists Car Thieves, Gets Shot Dead with M16 Rifle”

Security Guard Murdered in Cold Blood in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

An armed assailant ambushed and shot dead a 55 year old man who worked as a security guard in a commercial establishment located on la Avenida 27 de Febrero in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. After killing the guard, the assailant stole his 12-gauge shotgun. The body of Elvis Santos Martínez was found on a plastic … Continue reading “Security Guard Murdered in Cold Blood in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic”

German Tourist Murdered on the Malecon in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

An elderly German tourist was killed while on a stroll along the boardwalk (el Malecon) in Puerto Plata. The tourist, who was staying at the Hacienda de Cofresi, was intercepted by two robbers who jumped out of a car and shot him three times. Passers-by tried their fairest to save the shot man and took … Continue reading “German Tourist Murdered on the Malecon in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic”

Woman Killed with Machete by Ex-Husband in Dominican Republic

In Esperanza, a municipality in the Valverde province, Dominican Republic, a woman was killed with a machete by her ex-husband. 38 year old Luz Marina Arias Reyes sought restraining order against her ex, but justice system failed her. She was hacked to death, her body bearing multiple stab wounds. 44 year old Nelson Alvarado was … Continue reading “Woman Killed with Machete by Ex-Husband in Dominican Republic”