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Mexico captures leader of brutal drugs cartel
Miguel Angel Trevino Morales, known as "Z-40", accused of mass killings, drug-running and extortion.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2013 19:33 GMT
Cartel suspect arrested in Mexico
Navy says it captured Salvador Alfonso Martinez Escobedo who was responsible for killing of 72 migrants in 2010.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2012 02:53 GMT
Massive escape from Mexico border prison
Police have detained director of prison in Piedras Negras after more than 100 convicts escape from workshop tunnel.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2012 10:33 GMT
Dismembered bodies found in Mexico
Message left at site of grisly find in eastern Veracruz state suggests link to strife within the Zetas drug gang.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2012 01:35 GMT
Mexico says Zetas cartel ordered beheadings
Officials say leaders of Zetas drug gang told underling nicknamed El Loco to leave 49 mutilated bodies in town square.
Last updated: 22 May 2012 04:57 GMT
Mexican city police chief killed
Attack in Nuevo Laredo, in Tamaulipas state, comes as suspected drug gangs target law-enforcement officials.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2011 02:49 GMT
Suspected Mexico 'kingpin' captured
Authorities arrest suspected drug trafficker said to work for brutal cartel.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2010 03:24 GMT
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