The afternoon of this Monday, February 15, the news was released that Erik Rubín had suffered an assault on Saturday the 13th in the vicinity of the Polanco neighborhood of Mexico City , in the Miguel Hidalgo mayor's office, where in broad daylight A subject approached his parked vehicle and demanded that he hand over an expensive watch from the Audemars Piguet brand that the singer was wearing.
As the hours passed, the capture of those involved in the assault , which According to what has been published, they belong to a criminal gang doomed to robbery, drug dealing and other crimes. With a message on Twitter, the Secretary of Security of Mexico City, Omar García Harfuch, announced the capture of four people who were caught in a residence of the mayor's office Gustavo A. Madero.
“This afternoon, colleagues from @SSC_CDM detained four people responsible for several thefts of watches in #Polanco and #ColoniaRoma , including this Saturday, where a man was stripped of his watch in the parking lot of a commercial plaza in Polanco ", The public official wrote without directly referring to the singer.
After the notice of the arrest was made known, it was Erik Rubín who posted a video on his Instagram profile to talk about what happened and point out some aspects of the assault he suffered on board his car.
“I tell you that last Saturday we were victims of crime again, this time the truth is that a very complicated moment for me or because I was coming with my daughter Mia, who went into a nervous breakdown when she heard the guy tell me that he was going to kill me if I didn't give her the watch. It is very sad because they steal something very valuable from you, which is tranquility, which is peace, ” Andrea Legarreta's husband began in the clip that was commented on by his followers, who sent him messages of solidarity and support in the face of the unfortunate situation.
The musician also gave the news that minutes before the capital's police chief had already shared, so he said he was calm that justice had acted quickly.
Thus they took Erik Rubin's Audemars Piguet watch (Video: Twitter @ c4jimenez )
“And well, there is good news about all this, which seems to be that they have already been caught. I want to clarify that it was not that they have been chasing the thieves of Erik Rubín, the famous one. This is a gang that has many crimes to its credit, that apparently there are many people who have reported against them and that in a search they found weapons, drugs, etc. ”, he added in relation to the comments that point out that the Authorities acted swiftly in this particular case because it was a public person and the artistic environment.
Rubín also put a stop to speculation that the cost of the watch that the criminal took from him amounts to more than one million pesos, version that he dismissed, assuring that the real cost of the accessory "does not come close to" the aforementioned amount.
"I also want to clarify that in some media they said that they had deprived me of a watch worth one million pesos, which is It is completely a lie, it is a watch that does not even come close to that sum and that beyond material things, because one works to earn things, something like peace is something that is priceless, "said the actor, who is also Uien urged his followers to denounce the abuses and crimes committed against him, if any: "I invite you to report when this type of thing happens and to take care of ourselves, I send you a kiss and a hug," concluded the former Timbiriche.