A carabinero member of the presidential escort was assaulted and shot on Friday night.

As confirmed by Carabineros, the incident occurred in the commune of San Miguel where the official was approached by three strangers.

They transferred him to Colina, a commune where he was abandoned. For this he lost his vehicle.

Minutes before, one of these individuals shot him in the arm, according to Lieutenant Colonel Juan Reyes Delgado.

The official was transferred to the institutional hospital, where he is out of vital risk

The criminals are still fugitives from justice and personnel from the OS-9 department are performing the skills to find the whereabouts of the unknown.