Brazil Captured Alleged Member of One Mexico's Most Powerful Drug Cartels

Dec 28, 2017

On Wednesday, federal prosecutors said that Brazilian police have arrested an alleged Mexican drug boss, in a blow to one of the most powerful organizations in Mexico's criminal underworld. According to the arrest warrant, police detained Jose Gonzalez Valencia, 42, a leader of the Jalisco New Generation Cartel, with the intention of fulfilling a US extradition request.