Desperate Puerto Ricans break into warehouse full of Hurricane Maria disaster supplies from 2017 after discovering it during earthquake damage checks as emergency director is fired

People in the southern city of Ponce, Puerto Rico, discovered a warehouse filled with water, cots and other unused emergency supplies unused since 2017
Locals broke in to retrieve goods as they struggle following a huge earthquake but police evacuated them
Food, diapers and medicine were discovered during checks for damage from the 6.4 magnitude earthquake on January 7
The shocking discovery comes after in April, President Trump blamed Puerto Rico for holding up Hurricane Maria disaster relief
Governor of Puerto Rico Wanda Vázquez has fired the director of the US territory’s emergency management agency Carlos Acevedo
The finding of the warehouse upset many in Puerto Rico already angry over the government’s botched response to Hurricane Maria

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