A judge in the town of Guayaramerín in Bolivia confirmed the preventive detention of two nurses. Storage fee for 500 vaccines The prosecutor’s office reported on Sunday that in the case of Covid-19, the case disappeared from the medical center and was subsequently deported.
“Based on the content of the assessment, the judge determined the preventive detention of the two arrested persons Within 60 days“Informed Ruthiar Vásquez, the department prosecutor of Amazon Beni.
The two nurses will be in preventive detention at the Las Palmas prison in Guayaramerín, bordering Brazil, and “More facts to clarify”, Vasquez argued.
The third person detained in the case was released because there was no “Sufficient elements to support the allegations“The prosecutor explained.
“It doesn’t mean Excluded Vazquez said: “The investigation will continue.”
A precautionary hearing was held almost on Saturday night, and the nurse was charged with crimes of breach of duty and breach of authority. Breach of contract, According to the prosecutor.
500 anti-covid vaccines disappeared from the Los Almendros Health Center in Guayaramerín last Thursday. After realizing this fact, the managers of the local health network notified the situation. Special forces fighting crime.
The vaccine was discovered the same week after Thursday Some hooded men returned the same Near the health center.
All vaccines have been returned, but because these vaccines cannot be used, these doses cannot be used It is unknown whether to maintain the cold chain If they are properly treated, Maicol Borches, coordinator of the Guayaramerín Health Network, informs the media about the situation.
The Bolivian government has stepped up vaccinations for residents of the following areas Towns on the border with Brazil To avoid the emergence of new variants from Brazil.
Bolivia accumulates 274,467 positive cases Since the first infectious disease was discovered in the country in March last year, a total of 12,316 people have died.