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'Macho' Camacho

Boxing Legend

SHOT in Puerto Rico

11/20/2012 5:39 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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Hector "Macho" Camacho is in critical condition after being SHOT multiple times in Puerto Rico tonight ... this according to multiple reports.

The former boxing champ was reportedly in the passenger seat of a car around 7 PM local time ... when another vehicle rolled up and someone opened fire ... striking Camacho several times in the neck and face.

The driver of Camacho's car was reportedly killed in the attack.

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According to reports, Camacho was taken to a hospital and is currently listed in critical condition.

Cops are investigating -- so far, it's unclear if police have identified any suspects.

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61.

david 183    

Life is short and even shorter when you run in the wrong crowds. Hope he makes it. Our choices in life usually catch up to us.

610 days ago
62.

mariadrosario    

His not dead yet but if u comes out of this he could be paraliz,new 47 just reported.may the lord help him on this difficult fight for his live.... :-(

610 days ago
63.

Bigchipski    

He was dead 3 hours ago. You have to understand how the media works. The family is doing this on purpose. Just look at how everyone thought Emanuel Steward was alive. They have to prepare a statement.

610 days ago
64.

MarisolC    

OMG, Hector Camacho is my cousin! I just called my family and we are all in shock! Thanks for posting this - we are looking into this now. What a shame... :(

610 days ago
65.

Jay W.     

Es un mundo peligroso!

610 days ago
66.

moncelismo    

you guys can see the pic @ www.endi.com

610 days ago
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ClassyPRican4u2nv     

I known camacho my whole life! I'm from Taft housing. My prayers are with him and his family... So sad he did not deserve this. What a Crüe world we live in. Some people just can't live and let live! Them jerks!!

610 days ago
68.

MADE MAN    

If he's not really dead it will be ****ed up how people wishing death on him.

610 days ago
69.

Nett    

Praying He Pull Thru

610 days ago
70.

david 183    

Damn

610 days ago
71.

harleyharlett    

every one is reporting he is critical condition but expected to survive

610 days ago
72.

karen1485    

So sad :(

610 days ago
73.

Miva    

Hector Macho Camacho was married to Amy ( http://slimcelebrity.com/?p=3087 )mother of three of hi four sons. Hope he recovers, he had his trouble but damn he was a fearless boxer

610 days ago
74.

Tanzaboy1990    

My prayers goes to you...(: have faith in god

610 days ago
75.

Honeydip    

My prayers are with him and his family through this tough and tragic time.

609 days ago
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