Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat AIMX Mexico Information Agency, Reforma
A nephew of drug lord Rafael Caro Quintero was arrested and linked to a drug trafficking case along with two people.
The Attorney General’s Office (FGR) reported that Carlos “G”, Vicente “G” and César “C” were detained during a search of a house located in Cuajimalpa, Mexico City, in possession of methamphetamine and fentanyl hydrochloride, and weapons for the exclusive use of the Army.
They are César Enrique Caro Escobar, Vicente González Beltrán and Carlos Enrique García Méndez, the first identified as the nephew of drug trafficker Rafael Caro Quintero.
The judge attached to the National Center of Justice Specializing in Control of Investigation Search Techniques, Detainment and Intervention of Communications granted the link to the case of the three detainees.
The FGR detailed that in the search 1.6 kilos of cocaine, 1.9 kilos of methamphetamine hydrochloride, 20.4 kilograms of fentanyl and 4ANPP (4-anilino-N-phenethylpiperidine) and 6.3 kilos 4ANPP, in addition to two firearms, magazines, as well as 11 cell phones, three cars, and cash.
The detainees were held in informal preventive detention, held in the South Men’s Preventive Prison, while the judge set a month time for investigation.