What happened to Luis Manuel Lomeli? Former Mr Mexico & bodybuilder passes away at 45
Luis Manuel Lomeli was shot dead by gunmen on motorbikes - months after dodging another assassination attempt.-
In an absolute shocker, 2008 Mr. Mexico winner Luis Manuel Lomeli recently passed away at the age of 45. Luis Manuel Lomeli was also an advanced-level bodybuilder apart from being a former Mr. Mexico. Luis Manuel Lomeli was shot dead by gunmen on motorbikes - months after dodging another assassination attempt. Now, the question arises what happened to Luis Manuel Lomeli? To know the answer continue reading-
What happened to Luis Manuel Lomeli?
As per Mexican media reports. on October 28, Luis Manuel Lomeli was heading to the gym in Leon in his Dodge Ram pickup truck in the state of Guanajuato, Mexico. Suddenly, bike-borne gunmen pulled up beside him as he was driving to the gym for a workout session, before firing at him.
Notably, Luis Manuel Lomeli was also known as "El Charro" or "The Cowboy" to fans. Notably, Lomeli tried to escape by throwing the truck into reverse. However, his attempt failed as his truck crashed from behind. Reportedly, Lomeli had already dodged one assassination attempt five months ago when his arm was just grazed by a hitman's bullet. As of now, Mexican Police have started their investigation.
For the unversed, Luis Manuel Lomeli won Mr. Mexico in 2008, the highest bodybuilding achievement in the country. Following that Luis Manuel Lomeli also became a champion of the International Federation of Bodybuilding. However, in 2017, Lomeli took a break from bodybuilding on medical advice.