Mexico Issues Arrest Warrant for “Mini Lic” in the Killing of Journalist Javier Valdéz

Chivis Martinez  Borderland Beat  diariolibre The Mexican Attorney General’s Office issued an arrest warrant for the alleged drug trafficker Dámaso López Serrano, for the murder of journalist Javier Valdez in 2017, federal authorities reported. Lopez, best known by his nickname “Mini Lic”, surrendered to the US authorities in California on the US border with Mexico. […]

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Feds, Chicago police investigated Juarez Cartel links to 2016 Gage Park murders, lawyers say

Chivis Martinez  Borderland Beat  TY GUS  Chicago Sun Times The attorneys for a Chicago man accused in the killings of six relatives want information about an informant and the three cartel hit-men the informant says were responsible for the murders. Two weeks after the Chicago police found six bodies scattered around the blood-stained interior of […]

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76 prisoners escape through a tunnel of a prison in Paraguay: at least 40 were members of the same Brazilian cartel

Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat   TY GUS  Univision Clothes are seen in a tunnel entrance at Pedro Juan Caballero city jail in Paraguay, Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020. Dozens of inmates escaped from this prison early morning, mostly of Brazil’s criminal group PCC, “Capital First Command.”  Some 76 prisoners from a prison in the Paraguayan city of […]

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