Mexican Army and Federal Police arrest Sinaloa cartel high rank operator


“An alleged Sinaloa cartel high rank operator was arrested in Culiacan by the Mexican Army and the Federal Ministerial Police”, reports the Attorney General’s Office.

The detainee is called Juan “N”, alias “El J-3” or “El Chepa”, alleged leader of the criminal group “Los Demonios”, directly linked to the Sinaloa Cartel.

The subject, who was already linked to process, is considered the operator of the Sinaloa Cartel for the transfer of drugs such as heroin, cocaine, methamphetamines, as well as firearms between Mexico and the United States, mainly in the cities of Tucson and Phoenix. , Arizona, across the Nogales border, in the state of Sonora.

The arrest of Juan “N” was based on a search warrant issued by a judge and took place in a residential are of Culiacán, Sinaloa.