The State Attorney General for Chihuahua, confirmed that Gonzalo Garcia Garcia "El Chalo" and Cesar Ivan de la Rosa Aro, presumed leaders of the criminal group La Linea, were two of the five criminals executed this past Monday 16th of March in La Carretera Buenaventura-Villa Ahumada.
The other three are: Saul Rosales Garcia, 36 years of age, Jorge Valdivia Ulloa, 22 years of age and Margarito Talamantes Holguin, 46 years of age.
According to the Attorney Generals office, the five people were killed in a confrontation with Federal Agents close to the Benito Juarez Community, in the Buenaventura Municipality.
At the scene Federal Forces confiscated five rifles and five handguns, and various amounts of Marijuana, Cocaine, and Crystal Meth.
A spokesperson for the Attorney Generals office, informs that the bodies of the dead and the evidence at the crime scene had been removed for processing.
According to the villagers of Los Ejidos and Ranchers of Buenaventura, around 4 in the afternoon on this past Monday 16th, a commando of "Los Linces"( Otis: see Buggs excellent lowdown on this crew), arrived to take "El Chalo" and a helper. Later around 9pm they located on the road 3 trucks with bodies in including one owned by Gonzalo Garcia.
However the authorities claim that the alleged confrontation occurred at 11pm on the evening of the 16th of March.
So far the Federal Police have released no information about the incident.
Original article in Spanish at Proceso, Image courtesy of Google.