Translated by Otis B Fly-Wheel for Borderland Beat from a BCS Noticias article
[ Subject Matter: Violence levels in La Paz, La China, Melissa Margarita Calderon Ojeda
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Reporter: Melissa Dominguez
Since the capture of Melissa Margarita Calderon Ojeda alias La China on the 19th of September of 2015, the executions and crimes related to organized crime have diminished approximately 40%, but only in La Paz, according to data supplied by the State Attorney Generals Office, PGJE.
" I cannot affirm that it was because of her, but if that since her capture as a common indicator is the data of work together with the Army and the Marines, the PGJE and Public Security that achieved this result", commented the State Attorney General Erasmo Palemon Alamilla.
The woman was processed and is now in prison Cefereso de La Paz, the Attorney has carried out some diverse investigations in respect of the crimes committed by La China, assures Palemon Alamilla.
Even though Melissa Margarita, 30 years of age was labelled by the press as Chief of Sicarios for Las Fuerzas Especiales de los Damaso, the Attorney justified her arrest for her relation to the killing of one man, registered in the Colonia Revolucion de la Capital.
Melissa Margarita was captured on the 19th of September in an airport of Cabo San Lucas, where allegedly she intended to leave the city aboard an aircraft.
Original article in Spanish at BCS Noticias