The Counter narcotics
Directorate of the National Police of Colombia announced
the arrest of Bernabé
Millán Rascón alias border-box; color: #333333;”>‘Berna’ or ‘El Manco’, who is designated as a member of border-box; color: #333333;”>the Cartel Jalisco Nueva
allegedly responsible for buying drugs from organizations in southern Colombia
for export to the United States.
informed that the arrest occurred when the defendant intended to travel to
Mexico from the El Dorado International
arrest came after Interpol had “Red Flagged” ‘Berna’, whom Colombian
authorities described as a feared drug trafficker with powerful ties in
Interpol alert was broadcasted “when it was verified that cocaine
hydrochloride was entering the state of North Carolina, which was being sent in
the luggage of passengers.
stated that he had entered the South American territory on several occasions
through border crossings without leaving a trace in migration offices, to avoid being
detected by Mexican authorities.
August, as part of investigations into the relationship between Mexican and
Colombian cartels, the Directorate revealed the nexuses of the Mexican drug
trafficker Nemesio Oseguera Cervantes, alias “El Mencho” leader of
the CJNG, with the communist guerrillas, The Colombian Army of National Liberation
(ELN) for the smuggling of cocaine to Central America, Mexico and the United
Directorate confirmed that rebels of the ELN, the last Colombian insurgency, since
1964, charges money to guarantee the departure of cocaine shipments from
Colombia to the Mexican port of Manzanillo, Colima, on the coast of Mexico in the Pacific Ocean. For every kilo of cocaine, the ELN charged CJNG
about $ 70, he said.
native of the state of Michoacán
occurred when the defendant stopped at a cafe of the airport for a coffee.