Shot tourist identified as New Zealander
It was reported by Argentinian nike air max 95 news outlets the victim was an Australian, aged in his 30s, who had been attacked while walking through General San Martin Park in the city of Mendoza on Mon nike air max 95 day (local time).
Ho nike air max 95 wever, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Wellington confirmed on Tuesday the victim was a New Zealander.
“The ministry is aware of the sad occurrence of the death of a New Zealander in Mendoza, Argentina, as a result of a shooting during an attempted robbery,” MFAT said in a statement.
The victim resisted and ended up on the ground.
An employee of Hostel Itaka where the man was s nike air max 95 taying told NZ Newswire he was robbed by two men on a motorbike.
“They were walking in the park and some men tried to steal from them and finally the man was shot,” said the employee, who only gave his name as Emilio.