An armed group murdered Margarito Galvez Rosales, owner of the birrería “La Guadalupe”, where President Andrés Manuel López Obrador came to eat during a 2019 tour of Tierra Caliente, Michoacán.
On Friday, June 11, an armed group murdered the merchant and burned down his business located on Bulevar Ixtala, in Colonia Tinoco Rubí, in the Municipality of Coalcomán, according to local reports.
On July 14, 2019, Lopez Obrador published a video on his social networks recorded when he stopped to eat at the business of Galvez Rosales, who appeared next to him.
“We are eating this birria, it is a traditional food of this region of Michoacan and I was very happy to eat here with Dr. Alcocer and Zoé, we are doing a tour to visit IMSS-Bienestar hospitals, “said the President.
Upon the request of the President, Galvez Rosales He reviewed how he prepared this traditional meal and added that he was grateful for the visit to his restaurant.
“I am very grateful, it was a pleasure that you came here with me, with my family to try this delicious goat birria, thank you and the truth I thank the President who really wanted to meet him and be like this, I never dreamed of being close to the President of the Republic, “he said.
This Sunday morning, a present body mass was celebrated in honor of Gálvez Rosales in the Santiago Apóstol Temple, and he will be buried in the La Maquina cemetery, according to the Funeraria de la Cruz.
“Our most sincere condolences to the Gálvez López and Gálvez Rosales families. God grant them prompt resignation in these difficult times,” the funeral home published.
Coacolmán is, like Buenavista, Apatzingán, Aguililla and Tepalcatepec, in the middle of a territorial dispute between the Jalisco Nueva Generación Cartel (CJNG) and the United Cartels.