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Thursday, June 30, 2022

Nuevo Laredo: Civilians Attack Soldiers After They Kill 3 CDN Hitmen, Allegations That The Hitmen Had Surrendered

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Some witnesses claim soldiers shot three CDN hitmen to death after they had already surrendered to the soldiers. In response, civilians reportedly began throwing rocks at soldiers and in return, the soldiers fired indirectly back in order to calm the crowd of civilians. 



The Car Chase

Following the recent homicide of six Fuerza Civil officers by alleged CDN hitmen in nearby Colombia, a shootout occurred between cartel hitmen and Army (SEDENA) soldiers the border city of Nuevo Laredo, in the state of Tamaulipas, during the afternoon of Tuesday, June 28, 2022.



It allegedly began when soldiers who were on routine patrols on the outskirts of the city noticed armed men traveling aboard a green Chevrolet Silverado pick up truck. News publication La Silla Rota writes that the cartel gunmen were “members of La Tropa del Infierno, the armed wing of the Cártel del Noroeste.”



The soldiers signaled for the pickup truck to pull over but the driver ignored their signal and accelerated, trying to flee. A high-speed car chase ensued, with gunfire being exchanged between the two groups.


Newspaper El Norte wrote that “the soldiers and hired killers fired in all directions, resulting in at least ten cars being shot at, all owned by neighbors.” Several houses and vehicles parked on Medellin Street, between Dionisio Carreon and Jesus Guajardo street, were damaged by the gunfire and the according to newspaper El Mañana.



This indiscriminate gunfire resulted in an innocent bystander Leobardo Espinosa Espinosa, age 54, taking a gunshot wound to the leg, of which he is expected to recover. 


The car chase ended in the Lomas del Río neighborhood of Nuevo Laredo, when the green Silverado pickup was stopped. Newspapers give different accounts of why the pickup truck stopped.





El Universal says “In the middle of an intense shootout, the subjects, who were traveling in a green Silverado pickup truck, were hit by personnel of the Dragones Urbanos division of the military forces.” 


Meanwhile La Silla Rota writes “the vehicle of the gunmen [...] crashed into a parked vehicle and other cars were damaged in the shootout.” Following the pickup truck stopping, a gunfight between the soldier and hitmen broke out.





The Disputed End

What occurred at the end of this gun battle is highly contentious, so below are translations of how multiple different news publications describe it:  


La Silla Rota writes

“According to eyewitness accounts of the events, when the alleged members of an organized crime cell were already surrendered and were not shooting, the military opened fire on them again.  

[...]Neighbors who witnessed the incident said that the alleged criminals were no longer shooting and had apparently surrendered when soldiers approached the truck in which they were in to open fire on them.”  


El Mañana writes 

“They fired indiscriminately, killing three armed civilians who were traveling in a Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck. 


‘They were already surrendered, the military arrived and finished them off in the pickup truck,’ said a witness who spoke anonymously for fear of reprisals from the authorities."

 

Infobae writes

“In videos disseminated through social networks, it could be seen how neighbors in the area shouted for the military to cease fire against the gunmen, who had allegedly tried to surrender to avoid the confrontation. 

[...] The footage also showed how members of the Army were attacked with sticks and stones by the residents of the neighborhood, who had reprimanded them for the killing of the gunmen.


Some versions spread through social networks claimed that the people who came out of their houses were relatives of the hired killers, for which they implored the military to stop the aggressions against their loved ones, while others claimed that they were members of the social support base of CDN and tried to run the military out of the place.”

 

 El Norte writes

“The facts given by citizens who uploaded videos to social networks, where they accused the soldiers of having finished off the gunmen when they had already surrendered and were only wounded.”

 

 El Universal writes 

“Some citizens captured these events on video and accused the military of finishing off the alleged assassins despite the fact that they had surrendered.


 López-Dóriga Digital writes

“Military personnel killed three alleged members of the Northeast Cartel in Nuevo Laredo [...] A video posted on social networks shows residents of the area asking the soldiers to stop shooting.”



The Videos & Subsequent Events

The following are videos alleged to show the aftermath, many of which are referenced by the news publications above:


Video Source: El Mañana

Video Source: La Voz Del Pueblo

Video Source: Frontera al Rojo Vivo

Video Source: El Mañana


As seen in the videos, people (who some publications allege were related to the CDN hitmen and who some publications allege were simply uninvolved civilians) began shouting at the soldiers. "Leave them alone, don't shoot them, don't shoot them, please don't shoot them," said a woman who was filming. 

Then a second burst of gunfire was unleashed from a high-powered automatic weapon. And in the video they can be heard saying "They have already killed them, they have already killed them all, they are still shooting at them, they are already dead". 

People began to throw stones at the SEDENA men, seen on video, as the soldiers worked to seize the green pickup truck as evidence. 

National Guard agents arrived at the scene shortly after the three hitmen had already been killed but they also were seen being pelted by stones. 

El Mañana wrote “Neighbors took photos, videos and some broadcast live on social networks, witnessing how the three armed civilians were killed. Upon seeing what the neighbors were doing, the military fired indirectly at the citizens in a clear example of intimidation.”



They added that “the soldiers tried to impede the work of the Nuevo Laredo media. They even fired into the air in an attempt to intimidate the media representatives; they also tried to shoot down and even used a slingshot on a reporter's drone.”

El Norte reports the same, writing “Soldiers and agents of the National Guard tried to shoot down a drone of a journalist.”





Sources: El Universal, La Silla Rota, El Norte, El Mañana, López-Dóriga Digital, Infobae, CODIGO NEGROMXElefante Blanco


Video Sources: Frontera al Rojo Vivo, La Voz Del Pueblo, El Mañana Video 1, El Mañana Video 2

48 comments:

  1. I support National Guard. Cleanse the land of Mexico and her people of the cartel disease. Anyone seen supporting them should be jailed as well

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    1. Same can be said of Trump supporters and those politicians who continue to support his false claims of an a fraud election.

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    2. National guard are pathetic fools lmao. I'm rooting for a real civil war in Mexico tho. Hopefully next time the civilians will lynch those Morena agents.

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    3. @5:11 Stay hopeful. Things change, always. Granted, things can get worse but stay positive. It's hard though. Sometimes it seems that God loves evil people.

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    4. 6:45 because God is nonedualistic. God is Kronos. He loves you so much that your suffering makes you tastier.

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    5. @ James Brown or there's that possibility that those evil individuals serve an actual purpose there

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    6. June 30, 2022 at 6:12 AM
      Sino seras pendejo mijo talking about trump supporters and the election..remember when hilary also claimed the election was a fraud cause Russia helped trump supposedly lol mijo stay in your lane pendejo...u know Damm well our raza is more conservative then you dumb Democrats . remember pendejo cause if u don't vote democrat u ain't Hispanic. Jajaj no seras pendejo pa hablar

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    7. You're right we are conservative by nature but we also have a spine and don't join cults like a baboso

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  2. How come the CDN cartel doesn't cry out when they kill innocent people they can't force to join their ranks?
    It's not until they get outgunned that they cry foul like all those asses from the entire area!

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    1. Nuevo Laredo is a shithole. Everybody is an halcon even the Jehovah's witnesses. It's proper the national guard is taking a page from the Brazilian BOPE

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    2. Tropa De Infierno does not murder the people they capture on the scene even if they beg to be killed there, CDN loves taking prisoners to torture and murder and dismember peacefully in their houses of death, fuck'em

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    3. Sir up all night up all day, what's your secret, I know you can't be a robot.
      Human beings are required to sleep 7-8 hours a night.

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    4. 1:23 hey sir do you get your meth from them? Is that why you know so much about them?

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    5. 1:29 I have to be up looking after you, pinchis criminales.

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  3. This pic a above of soldier without mask is pretty dangerous. Hope he finds way to love king life after this.

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  4. It should always be like that, that cartel ambushed cops and killed a few. It should be fair to shoot cartel members, why would the towns citizens harass the soldiers, when they are doing thier job.? In Brazil a bank robber Rob's a bank and they catch him they actually kill him.

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  5. 3 dead hitmen - not enough - soldiers shoukd kill them all

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  6. Did they give up or did they just run out of bullets? I'm sorry but I can't feel too sorry for them. I was always told, live by the gun, die by the gun.

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    1. That Cartel kills innocents, beheads are ruthless and the people cry foul for shooting cartel members, let's see the video, they more likely made it up.

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  7. The game is to kill or be killed, you can choose. The cartel members were probably from that neighborhood or were known by locals. Either way they need to go back to that neighborhood, arrest the clowns throwing rocks and throw them in jail for a week so they can think about their actions. The government doesn’t do anything, the people complain. The government does something and they still complaint.

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  8. There was no out cry when cops got ambushed and killed. But when criminals get killed, they cry and protest. I bet you Mexico Human Rights group will get involved, but for innocents getting slaughtered the human rights group is no where to be found.

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    1. 9:09 when Genarco Garcia Luna's police commanders that had been working closest to him for the longest time were being assassinated, some of us denounced the pattern, it was genarco and his business partners cleaning up after themselves...
      These days it is commanders of police still sending officers to dangerous assignments without back-up or proper equipment, faulty planning,
      Intelligence is ever used by the big wigs, I'd bet they collect hefty insurance fees and the widows' arses.

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  9. Hitmen should all be exterminated like cockroaches before they kill more people, innocent or otherwise and set an example.

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  10. Given the other way around, the Cartel members would have done the same to the Soldiers.

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  11. Soldiers have the right to kill cartel members on sight without questions.

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    1. 10:15
      Yes they have the right to kill. But the government wants kickbacks from cartels, so they don't want them dead.

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    2. giniral cienpedos proclaimed the mexican melitary are not trained in police work or to make arrests, he declared "we kill", and since they were not trained in police work, cienpedos demanded he and his muchachos be sent back to their guaridas and barracks...
      That after many mexican mitary FUCK UPS, after Cienpedos, his job as secretary of defense went to the former military zone commander in charge of Piedras Negras prison where the zetas cooked people: Luis crescendo sandoval, "general"

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  12. It’s hard to believe anyone would go to bat for killers belonging to the Troops of Hell driving armored trucks unless they were related. It’s interesting how brazen the citizens are with rocks.

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  13. Por eso estan como estan

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  14. In the end the were breaking the law shooting at those soldiers for doing their jobs ... So attempted murder and eluding and all kinds of other shi- ... And even though they supposedly surrended, the soldiers don't know if that was a ploy or whatever .... What else u supposed to do i would not did the same thing ..... But these guys do what they do cause of the corruption, so they get away with alot of things to say it lightly .... It's all the officials that accept bribes who r the problem and why this happens

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  15. did you guys see Rambo using the sling shot to shoot down a drone?

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    1. If he could or did shoot down a drone with a sling shot, my respects for that man

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  16. I really dont like to walk a few blocks into Nuevo Laredo in the daytime. You can feel the eyes on you. Danger!

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    1. Do you look like a fancy person that dresses up to go into Mexico? If you put on a t-shirt and some used raggedy pants like what Sir wears you won't get bothered. Dress up like a pimp, with a Gold dollar sign necklace, then kiss your ass goodbye you wo be kidnapping material.

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    2. Doesn’t matter what you wear or how good you look when they got womenizers like ramon vega con eso maldito flow.
      Nobody getting any ass, unless you mexicano

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    3. It does matter, you dress up sloppy, tennis shoes, they will both bother you. Dress up slick you're asking for trouble. I read the BB archives, one stood out..a Latino that worked at a seafood restaurant in Riverside went for Christmas to Mexico by SUV, out of the many cars that are out there, he drove a newer model Range Rover White, he never made it to his area, he showed off in a luxury SUV.

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    4. Yo entiendo. Dios bendiga y a todos

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  17. They were gunning it out with the soldiers. They were trying to shoot their way out of it. After that, in my eyes, it's kill or be killed. They decided to take it there, it's on them. Besides, it's not like they didn't know the possibilities when they decided to gun it out. It's not innocent civilians that got killed here. I'm sure they killed a few people beforethemselves, so why the hoppla?

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  18. Fuck it. it’s war both sides gotta play dirty

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  19. Ya ven por quere jugar al vergas portense bien y evitenle estas penas a sus familiares

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  20. Excellent job by the military, residents are protecting cartels.

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  21. The military should put a fence up around the town and let them all fend for themselves.

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  22. So fucking what, we are pass the point of compromise. You shoot at you die

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  23. Tossing rocks to protect their own interests in a dirty, drug-money addicted town. Kids couldve been killed by the cartel's bullets but drug money speaks louder (if only by rocks this time)

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    1. 3:47 if you don't toss rocks, you will be reported and very possibly tortured before murdered, all eyes are on each other's behind.

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  24. The Cartel is the hand that feeds them.

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