Category: Cartel

Gulf Cartel Smugglers Evade Arrest in Texas After Splashdown Maneuver
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Gulf Cartel Smugglers Evade Arrest in Texas After Splashdown Maneuver

On July 4 at approximately 7:30 am, Border Patrol agents working in the Rio Grande City station responded to a smuggling event in Escobares, Texas, at the banks of the river. Agents observed a red Chevrolet pickup truck submerged in the border river and several suspects swimming back to Mexico. Agents witnessed five bundles, believed…

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Six Sinaloa Cartel Operatives Arrested in Mexican Tourist Hotspot
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Six Sinaloa Cartel Operatives Arrested in Mexican Tourist Hotspot

Mexican police arrested six Sinaloa Cartel operatives including a suspected “plaza boss” late last month in the tourist hotspot of Playa del Carmen. The arrest came during a combined military and police operation. The Secretary of Public Security waited until this week to announce the news of the arrests which took place on June 29.…

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