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February 2013 Archives

Blog del Narco: Tortured and Beheaded Women Found in Nuevo Leon

Blog del Narco: Tortured and Beheaded Women Found in Nuevo Leon

Police discovered a decapitated woman moved this morning to the police forces to the top of Cerro de la Loma Larga. Authorities had to climb to the top of the hill, because the body was approximately 20 m from the transmission antennas of a television channel. continue reading »

Mexican Government Identifies New Narco Cartels Working in Country

Mexican Government Identifies New Narco Cartels Working in Country

Mexico’s National Security Cabinet revealed the emergence of new drug trafficking organizations that have formed after splintering from pre-existing cartels, groups that have taken root in the central and north of Mexico. continue reading »

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

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

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)

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 »

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

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)

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?

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

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

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)

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: Six Shot Dead in Gun Battle on Streets of Nuevo Leon

Blog del Narco: Six Shot Dead in Gun Battle on Streets of Nuevo Leon

Five dead and wounded left a shooting attack in the San Angel Norte, north of Monterrey. Shortly before 14:00 pm, Authorities received a report that people heard gunshot wounds in the colony, and they immediately sent an ambulance. Rescuers arrived at the intersection of Camino Real continue reading »

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

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

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)

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 »