CORDOVA. He found it fun, challenging, ideal for a video of Tik Tok: He lifted a stone from the mountain slope, crossed the road and, with the same clean and jerk, and with both hands, threw it into the concrete jaws of the funnel of the Dique San Roque. Although the young man who carried out the action and who filmed it was funny what was done, judging by their laughter, they could have caused severe damage to the spillway or the gate of the lake dam that bathes the populous Villa Carlos Paz . He ended up in prison.
He threw a stone in the water funnel of the San Roque dam and ended up arrested
Two days after the fact, and one after his capture was ordered, Facundo Radyk, the young man who appears in the Tik Tok video that went viral, was detained. He is in the judicial unit of Villa Carlos Paz from yesterday morning.
The recording went viral on social networks the day before yesterday and led to a complaint for damage to a work considered provincial heritage. A special group of rescuers from the Córdoba Police had to go down to the structure to analyze whether the blow from the stone had caused breakages or eventual leaks.
The video went viral from the account @joacolinares and Tik Tok; in it you see a young man who He looks for a stone at the foot of the mountain and throws it into the San Roque funnel. Radyk is the one who throws the stone, and Joaquín Linares, the author of the video and owner of the account in which it was published. Once the scandal was unleashed, both closed their profiles.
The complex police operation to rescue the stone from the bottom of the San Roque Dam landfill
From the Secretariat of Water Resources They indicated that, upon learning of the video, they filed a formal complaint, although the prosecution was already acting ex officio. The prosecutor Ricardo Mazzuchi, who has the cause, would charge Radyk with qualified damage and quarantine violation, since it is domiciled in Córdoba capital and circulation between jurisdictions is not enabled. Your friend is not in custody.
The troops that came down to analyze if there was damage detected “a mark compatible with a solid material impact nine meters from the threshold of the main spillway on the inside of the same in its northeast sector, and another similar impact, about five meters below, in the southeast sector “, although they specified that” no leaks are observed in the structure at those levels. “
The troops of the Special Police Corps they went down 45 meters in a vertical plane from the top of the dam wall to the mouth of the spillway, where the stone was.
“A vertical plane had to be established with the use of rescue materials at height for the descent of two operators. A mark compatible with an impact of solid material was observed 9 meters from the Threshold of the Main Spillway inside it in its sector Northeast, and another similar impact, about 5 meters below, in the southeast sector, “the government reported. The last time an operation with similar logistics was carried out was more than two years ago.
The province’s Ministry of Public Services filed a complaint with the Villa Carlos Paz Fiscal Unit. “The presentation was filed due to the damages that were generated, to this important organ for evacuating the floods that enter the dike, since the rock hits the side walls and then, at the bottom of the throat of the work, damaging the reinforced concrete surface of the structure and generating harmful consequences for a work of such magnitude, which has been the patrimony of Cordoba for 80 years, “they said in a statement.
The province’s Secretary of Water Resources, Edgard Casteló, described the event as “an act of vandalism” and expressed his fear that the video could generate imitations of a similar nature in other historical spaces in the province.