He mayor of Ourense, Gonzalo Pérez-Jácomehas reported an attack this Saturday by the editor of the newspaper The region, Óscar Outeiriño.
The facts, as recorded in a statement issued by the City Counciltook place late on Saturday in the surroundings of the Ourense Auditorium, where the Robert Plant concert. There, Jácome claims, the newspaper editor gave him a punch.
According to the information published in the digital edition of La Región, the altercation occurred when members of the mayor’s team began recording the editor and others who accompanied him “in a provocative and frontal manner.” “Although we asked him to stop recording on several occasions, he ignored it,” they say.
The Ourense newspaper also points out that Outeiriño was arrested and taken to police stations.although the National Police, consulted by Europa Press, has not verified these data at the moment.