Around noon this January 2 the murder of three men and two more who were injured were reported, after an armed commando broke into a farm in Tlaquepaque, Jalisco, to perpetrate the crime against the five people and escape the site.
“The State Prosecutor’s Office investigates the fact recorded today in which five men were attacked with a firearm projectile. In a preliminary way, it is reported that the event occurred at the intersection of Santa Lucía and Guadalupe Victoria streets, in the Francisco I. Madero neighborhood., in San Pedro Tlaquepaque ”, reported the ministerial agency in social networks.
According to initial versions, The report was received around 12:14 p.m.. Agents went to the scene and identified that five subjects were shot, but at least three had already died.
“Personnel from the Investigation and Intentional Homicide Unit of the State Prosecutor’s Office is working on the site as well as forensic experts who carry out the necessary”, The release.
Versions of the local press stated that the killers were traveling in a recent model vehicle. wine color with tinted windows And its association with organized crime is presumed.
Notably The entity governed by Enrique Alfaro is a stronghold of the Jalisco Nueva Generación Cartel (CJNG), a powerful cartel with ties to the five continents and the main drug exporters to the United States.
According to records, in Tlaquepaque they operate The Gus and The Chinese, lieutenants of the criminal faction led by Nemesio Oseguera Cervantes, The Mencho.
Other reports indicated thate the attackers left the farm and fled through Guadalupe Victoria Street towards the Buenos Aires neighborhood, but the authorities did not report detainees or the operational deployment to find those responsible.
According to press reports, Jalisco accumulated up to four intentional homicides on the first day of 2021. Two of these cases were in Guadalajara, one more victim in Tlaquepaque and the other person was killed in Sayula.
However, the inter-institutional group of the federal Security Secretariat counted five murders in Jalisco territory.
With that, the entity ranked as the third with the most intentional homicides registered on January 1; The list was headed by Veracruz with seven and in second place were tied Guanajuato and Zacatecas with six. Total, On the first day of the year, 73 victims were registered in this area nationwide.
The municipality of Tlaquepaque is part of the metropolitan area south of Guadalajara, with the mayor of Movimiento Ciudadano, María Elena Limón in front and who is in his second three-year term. In this demarcation there are various industrial parks of tequila, dairy products, bakeries and printers.
The mayor’s office has not been immune to violence, as other murders and shootings have already been reported. On that site, for example, the bodies of two missing ministerial agents in Zapopan were located, one month ago.
It was Friday, December 4, 2020 that the State Prosecutor’s Office reported the lifeless discovery of two of its missing elements on December 1.
The bodies of the policemen Pablo Pérez Martínez and Pedro Eduardo Jimenez, assigned to the homicide investigation area, were abandoned in the Duraznera neighborhood, in the Tlaquepaque municipality. According to the details, both bodies were wrapped in blankets, inside a Chevrolet Beat vehicle with plates JHW-42-28.
The Authorities assured that the agents were not traveling in that car, which was abandoned on site at dawn that day.
He CJNG is considered the third criminal force in the world, behind only the Russian mafia and the Chinese triads, according to the DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration). In U.S.A, up to $ 10 million is offered for data leading to the capture of the Mencho.
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