Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Mexican Cartel leader 'El Comandante 30' finds death

A Puebla gang boss with a penchant for social media was killed by Navy marines. The man, known as El Comandante 30 was caught by federal forces as he and seven others were stealing fuel from a Pemex pipeline. A gunfight followed in which all eight were killed.
El Comandante 30 had been identified as the leader of the Los Cuijes. He earned notoriety after posting intimidating videos online, threatening rival gangs and police.

On July 4 he used a video on social media to announce his intention to create a statewide criminal organization to be known as the Safe Puebla Cartel (CPS).