Lucio R. Borderland Beat
"El Gafe"Returned to Tamaulipas in February, following the arrest
of Omar Treviño
Authorities report that “El Gafe”, A prominent CDG leader, (above) who was not in Tamualipas until after the arrest of Omar Trevino alias Z42. Following the arrest of 42, El Gafe returned to Tamaulipas, operating out of Reynosa. He is identified as having significant responsibility for the uptick of violence.
|18 yr old killed in the crossfire while waiting for a bus|
According to PGR authorities, the arrest of the CDG leader provoked the mass violence of yesterday, with convoys, narco blockades, and commandos shooting at police with AK-47s and AR15s. According to the feds the convoy consisted of 15 vehicles with 60 men. People on the ground say the number was much higher and in several points of Reynosa.
PGR did not answer the question if “El Gafe” was ever a member of Mexico’s special forces under the same name.
The suspects were transferred to PGR Headquarters Mexico City
|"El Gafe" following his arrest of Friday-|