Following the arrest of Said Omar Juarez, 'The Peluso', another member of Los Zetas was arrested in Aguascalientes- Two Z plaza chiefs apprehended ...
Mexico City (November 8, 2012). - Elements of the Navy (Semar) arrested yesterday in Saltillo, Coahuila, Said Omar Juarez, "The Peluso" plaza leader of Los Zetas in that city. "The Peluso", who allegedly is directly connected to Miguel Treviño Morales and directly reports to, "The Z-40", the current leader of the criminal organization, was spotted and apprehended on the Bulevar Galerias, and found to be in possession of drugs and guns.
"This person was was in possession of a package weighing approximate total of 14 kilos 500 grams, containing the same green grass with the characteristics of marijuana and 22 bags which had solid elements with the characteristics of crack cocaine, an AK-47 rifle, three magazines for firearms, 140 rounds of ammunition, a grenade, and communications equipment and an automobile, "he explained.
Following this arrest, but in the city of Aguascalientes, was also arrested yesterday Solórzano Samuel Rodriguez, "The Chikano" who allegedly controlled for Los Zetas drug trafficking in that capital. Both detainees and drug and weapons secured, Semar added, were made available to the Attorney General's Office.