A former lieutenant in a strong Mexican drug cartel who broke away from the gang has turned up — wrapped in plastic on a park bench.
Mexican authorities mentioned they imagine the tightly wrapped corpse found in a Jalisco park final week is that of Carlos “El Cholo” Enrique Sanchez, an ex-member of the Jalisco New Normal Cartel earlier than splitting off to kind his personal gang in 2017, Mexico Information Each day mentioned.
Police mentioned the body was found Thursday in Jardin Hidalgo with two indicators pinned to it with knives, together with one in Spanish that learn, “The traitor El Cholo,” the paper mentioned.
The corpse has not been formally recognized however comes after a video posted on-line confirmed the handcuffed narco being held in entrance of armed members of the Jalisco cartel — claiming he cooperated with police.
“This materials confirms the existence of an orchestrated technique to destabilize the state by an organized crime group,” Jalisco Lawyer Normal Gerardo Octavio Solis Gomez mentioned. “Every part signifies that it’s … Carlos Sanchez Martinez, nicknamed ‘El Cholo.’”
In keeping with Mexican Information Each day, Sanchez broke off from the Jalisco cartel and fashioned his personal drug gang, the Nuevo Plaza Cartel.
The 2 gangs have since been at battle over management of methamphetamine trafficking in Guadalajara and elsewhere in central Mexico.