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Tag Results for "Border Violence"

Blog del Narco: Armed Troops Break into Prison and Leave With 12 Inmates

Armed assailants burst into a prison in the northern border town of Miguel Aleman on Tuesday and helped a dozen inmates escape, Mexican authorities said. The incident occurred around 2:00 a.m. and two of the escapees were convicted murderers, the Tamaulipas state Attorney General's Office said in a statement continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Police Shot at While Guarding Newspaper in Coahuilia

An armed commando attacked at dawn where the elements of the federal police were guarding the premises of the newspaper El Siglo de Torreón in Coahuila. The shooting began while police elements were on patrol outside the newspaper. continue reading »

Narco Blog: Two-Found Tortured and Executed in Edomex in Rival Cartel War (Picture Warning)

A double execution tinged of revenge between two drug cartels. Two men were kidnapped, tortured, driven to a dirt road in the Colonia El Agostadero and finally shot in the head. In addition one of them was bound hand and foot. Next to the bodies investigators found about 13 shell casings from a 9 mm caliber firearm, which is being analyzed by experts of the Attorney General of the State of Mexico. continue reading »

EXTREME TRAFFICKING:U.S. Border Patrol Agents Discover Crystal Meth and Heroin in Spare Tire

On Wednesday morning, U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested a man suspected of smuggling more than $200,000 worth of crystal methamphetamine and heroin during a traffic stop on northbound Interstate 15 near Temecula. A K-9 unit from the Orange County Sheriff’s Department performed a search of the vehicle resulting in a positive alert to the trunk. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Joaquin El Chapo Guzman Reports of Death “Misunderstanding”

Guatemala's government yesterday apologized for what he called a "misunderstanding" about an alleged confrontation in which authorities said could have killed the most wanted drug lord in Mexico, Joaquin El Chapo Guzman. Guatemalan Interior Minister, Mauricio Lopez Bonilla said the information was handled based on testimony from residents, but during an investigation with soldiers and police hey were unable to verify the information. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Gunmen Walk into Restaurant Killing Two in Guerrero (PHOTO WARNING)

A couple that was having a meal together at a restaurant on Adolfo Ruiz Cortines Avenue were attacked and shot to death. At approximately 4:30pm, gunmen entered the restaurant and headed directly towards the two patrons and shot them at close range, according to eyewitnesses. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Is El Chapo Dead?

Since Thursday afternoon, rumors have been rampant on Twitter, that Joaquin Guzman Loera better known as El Chapo , leader of the Sinaloa Cartel, has died during a shootout in Guatemala. So the alleged death of El Chapo Guzman, although rumors are growing by the minute remains unconfirmed. Authorities hope that in next few hours can confirm or deny this information. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: 18 Year old found Dead in Pantheon in Sinaloa

A young man was found wrapped in huge black plastic tarp and with a threatening message in the pantheon March 21. Miguel Angel Rodriguez Barraza, 18 years old, was known to reside in the colony Las Coloradas. The body was discovered around 4:20pm on Tuesday. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Gunmen Kill 6 Members of Family in Mexico

Gunmen killed six members of a family and wounded a seventh in Monterrey, the capital of the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon, state officials said. A group of gunmen traveling in two vehicles entered a store around noon Wednesday and opened fire on everyone inside, a Nuevo Leon Security Council spokesman said. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Two Drug Dealers Killed Execution Style (PICTURE WARNING)

Two suspected drug dealers were shot several times in the head and their bodies discovered this morning, abandoned on a public street, in different parts of Naucalpan in the state of Mexico. Police authorities reported that the first of these subjects, remaining of unknown identity and about 25 years old, was found minutes after 5 o'clock in the morning, at the corner of the street and the Calzada Guadalupe Diaz, Colonia San Lorenzo Totolinga. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Young Man Injured Then Finished off by Executioners at Hospital (PHOTO WARNING)

A young man was fired up while traveling in a Honda van on the road Petaquillas-Quechultenango, on the stretch-Mochitlán Tepechicotlán. His identity remains unknown. The victim had several tattoos, one on his right arm w continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Police Chief Missing in Nuevo Loredo- Brother Found Executed

The Government of Tamaulipas reported investigating the disappearance of Roberto Alejandro Garza Balmori, who is charged with overseeing the Police Chief of Nuevo Laredo. The Police Chiefs brother was found executed yesterday in Cienega de Flores in Laredo Highway. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Student Killed at University of Guerrero(PHOTO WARNING)

A student at the University of Guerrero (UAG) was found executed west of the capital, said official of the Attorney General of Justice (PGJ). The finding was reported at 11:00 am on Sunday in the vicinity of the colony Las Terrazzo’s, located on the outskirts, on a road leading to the mountain village of Amojileca. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Shoot Out With Army Leaves OneDead (WARNING: GRAPHIC PICTURE)

A young man was killed in a town in the mountains of Zirándaro Township of Chavez, after facing at least 40 gun shots with military Infantry Battalion in a gunfight. There were several gunshot holes in the body reported. The deceased was part of a criminal group that faced off with the Army, while a few escaped. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: El Chapo named “Public Enemy #1” (First Since Al Capone)

There is a new public enemy number one. He is Chicago's Mexican drug trafficker Joaquin El Chapo Guzman, the crime commissioner in Chicago revealed. The label of "public enemy" was created for the mobster Al Capone, continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Women Tortured then Killed by Machete in Guerrero ( Picture Warning-GRUESOME)

With part of the face and skull emaciated and found along the road leading to the town of Amojileca, the body of an unidentified woman was found. Yesterday the anonymous report that there was a body lying on the top of the colony's Terrace located on the south side of the road leading from the city to the village. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Two Beheaded in Tabasco- Msg left to Zeta Cartel (PHOTO WARNING)

Two decapitated bodies were found in Colonia Pueblo Nuevo and later in another part of town the two heads were found along with a card whose message was addressed to the criminal group "Los Zetas”. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: 4 Boys Killed, 1 Injured in Nuevo Leon

Four boys were killed and another was seriously injured while they were riding in a taxi in Colonia Francisco Villa, north of Monterrey. The incident was reported around 08:10 pm at the intersection of Manuel Band and José María Fernández, in that sector. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Murder of 17 Band Members Because of Playing in Rival Cartel Area

The man who ordered the band Kolombia Kombo to play that night in Hidalgo, Jose Isidro Cruz would Villarreal, is "The Pichilo”. He is one of the inmates that escaped from Apodaca in 2012, and who is wanted in at least five separate municipalities. The Picchilo is a leader of the Zetas, and the person who ordered the group to perform at the winery La Carreta. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Beheaded Man Left on Street in Sinaloa (Picture Warning)

The headless body of a young man was found Sunday in an abandoned house in the colony Renato Amador Vega. The head was located in the middle of a street of the same colony, with a letter that read, " continue reading »