CJNG members arrested while distributing Covid 19 “pantries”

Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat  TY Borderland Beat Follower Tribuna Veracruz

The Secretary of Public Security reported that the 4 detainees, members of the Jalisco Nueva Generación Cartel were identified.   Yesterday they were in the municipality of La Perla handing out pantries to hundreds of people of little resources as work is scarce.
An anonymous call to 911, alerted state law enforcement, SSP, who were received by gunfire.  With  coordination with the National Guard and Municipal Police of Orizaba, they began  the deployment of an operation by land and air.
During the intense operation in the town Metlac Hernández located a Ford Edge van (YAZ142A) and other vehicles with Mexico State and Veracruz  plates,  in which there were four long weapons, four tactical vests, 14 magazines, 250 useful cartridges, two sets of handcuffs and other tactical gear.