Thursday, July 23, 2020

Juan Carlos González, 'El 03'

González is brother-in-law to 'El Mencho'.Two recent cartel videos are from an “elite group” of the Jalisco New Generation Cartel (CJNG). Heavily-armed and masked men shouting support for CJNG leader Nemesio “El Mencho” Oseguera Cervantes while standing beside a long convoy of heavily armored vehicles has gotten attention.

The elite group was formed last year and is led by Juan Carlos González, 'El 03'. The leader in Jalisco is Ricardo Ruiz Velazco, 'El Doble R'.
Members of an elite force within the Jalisco New Generation Cartel (CJNG) assembled a military parade.

The men wear state-of-the-art body armour, sit atop a range of armoured vehicles with gun turrets and CJNG paint. Many hold .50 calibre weapons, while others hold grenade launchers and high-powered assault rifles. All shout allegiance to the boss, El Mencho.