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Statement from the Government of Tamaulipas.


June 27 by 2021

The Government of the State of Tamaulipas, through the Secretariat of Public Security, reports that elements of the Group of Special Operations (GOPES) detained another 8 people with probable intellectual and / or material participation in the unfortunate events that occurred in the Municipality of Reynosa , on June 19.

With this they add, at the moment 13 detainees in relation to the homicides committed in Reynosa.

Among those recently detained are Iván Alejandro "N" and / or Jorge Iván "N" alias "La Vaca", who is identified as "head of the plaza" of the criminal organization called the Gulf Cartel in the city of Río Bravo, indicated as a broad generator of violence in the Reynosa-Río Bravo-Matamoros region, who also has an arrest warrant in force for various crimes and for whom, since 2019, the Tamaulipas Attorney General's Office offered a reward of 2 million pesos, considering a priority objective.

In the arrest, 8 vehicles were also secured; 16 weapons of various calibers, two of them high-powered; more than 3,900 useful cartridges of various calibers; 80 chargers; 8 ballistic vests; 2 grenades and tactical equipment, as well as a package with green grass with characteristics similar to those of marijuana.

The 8 people were presented together with the various assurances before the corresponding Public Ministry agent.

The State Government ratifies its commitment to clarify the facts, prosecute and punish those responsible for the acts that have damaged the inhabitants of the State and, in particular, the city of Reynosa.


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