Parcel bomb near the tracks, a note of threats aimed at Musumeci was also found

Editorial Staff 05 September 2021 21:19

A package bomb left near the platforms and a note of threats aimed at Musumeci. The bomb squads of the police have shone today a rudimentary device found in Militello, in the Catanese area. In the same area, investigators seized a piece of paper in which there were several insults directed at the President of the Region. The police and the Caltagirone prosecutor are investigating the episode. The prefect of Catania, Maria Carmela Librizzi, has called a meeting of the provincial committee for order and security tomorrow morning. It is the third time that threatening tickets for the Sicilian governor and, in the past, also for the mayor of Militello Giovanni Burtone, former national deputy of the Democratic Party, have been found in the same area. Many certificates of solidarity. “The discovery of a bomb and a letter of threats addressed to President Musumeci is disturbing – reads a note signed by the Sicilian regional council. Investigators will clarify the contours of this affair but one thing is certain: the climate of hatred and violence, not only verbal, which is increasingly instrumentally fueled, is dangerous and now rampant. We do not hide our concern, also because it is the umpteenth intimidation that concerns the president – we read again -. To him, with affection, the closeness and solidarity of the government junta, confident that it will not allow itself to be intimidated and will carry on with the usual courage and determination “.

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