Subject Matter: Sinaloa Cartel
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Various violent events have happened since the capture of El Chapo
A re-arrangement of the Cartels in Sinaloa is happening after the capture of El Chapo Guzman and Ivan Gastelum Avila "El Cholo Ivan" on the past 8th of January in Los Mochis, Sinaloa.
The news outlet Reforma has an account of the violent events that have been registered in state after the capture of the capo.
At the start of the month of February a confrontation in La Huerta, Mocorito left three soldiers dead, four injured and two alleged criminals taken down.
|The day that in La Huerta they felt the terror|
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In the city of Culiacan, the capital of Sinaloa has been one of the worst affected. This past weekend various people were executed in the own homes, as well as during a dance where five people were shot in the town of Elota.
In the mountains of the Sinaloa town of El Rosario has seen a return of the tragedy when four people were killed in a confrontation in the community of Corral de Piedra.
At the weekend were found four executed people in distinct parts of the State.
On the part of Los Mochis, four people have been kidnapped and witnesses said that they have been detained by the Municipal Police.
Reforma emphasizes that according to Federal sources consulted, Sinaloa is undergoing a re-arrangements of cartels between El Chapo and El Cholo Ivan cells and the war between the Sinaloa Cartel and the Beltran Leyva Organization for control of the plaza.
Original article in Spanish at El Debate