scolded his son; Menchito reported that on his last meeting with his father, his
father scolded him, demanded that he no longer attend parties because he had
become very visible to the authorities
surveillance of a telephone booth and the tracking with geolocation systems of
two cellular numbers by the PGR, were key to capture Rubén Oseguera González
“El Menchito” or “El Junior”, presumed number two of the Cartel
Jalisco New Generation.
the Navy sent from Mexico City units of Special Forces, with land vehicles
included, in the most absolute secrecy, to prevent leaks and ensure the success
of the operation, officials of the Federal Government said.
National Defense maintained a follow-up to a series of telephone numbers
related to the CJNG’s commands since last year and one of them received a call
from a public telephone number in Colonia Jardines Universidad de Zapopan.
the Army asked the Criminal Investigation Agency of the PGR to monitor the
telephone booth and two cell phone numbers; at the same time, undercover agents
began to loiter around the booth.
29, one of the cell phones was located in one of the residences near the public
telephone, it was static. It was the sign that immediately precipitated the
operation of the military and sailors from Mexico City.
day, the Special Forces elements entered the residence in which the son of
Rubén or Nemesio Oseguera Cervantes “El Mencho”, sheltered by two of
his bodyguards, was sleeping.
doors, “El Menchito” or “El Junior” jumped out of bed, ran
to the patio and climbed up a fence, managing to jump to a neighboring house.
His two gunmen did not have the same reaction and were detained in the residence, without
the 23-year-old, who had no chance of escape and gave up, being cornered in the
corner of the garden, squatting, arms scraped.
subjects ran out of another house on the same street. They were identified as other members of Menchito’s
escorts. They rented a property separately.
declaration, the Army and the AIC interrogated “El Menchito” and told
them that he sold a ton of marijuana a month, at a price of 5 or 6 thousand
pesos per kilo, that is, 12 tons per year at a cost that goes from 60 to 72
sold to, he replied “to whoever buys it”; commented that he has seen
or knows cocaine, but denied being an intermediary or seller of it.
million pesos in his house and 700 thousand dollars in cash, money that, he
said, was destined for “emergencies”.
reserved and vague when asked about his father “El Mencho”, the capo
of the Jalisco Cartel Nueva Generación. It was not easy to see him; he said
that in order to meet his father he had to deal with a whole network of
intermediaries who communicated with him to arrange an appointment.
you saw him? They asked him.
in the mountains”.
he reported that his father scolded him, demanded that he no longer attend
parties because he had become very visible to the authorities, despite the fact
that he was driving only a Dodge Charger and a Yukon van, not as flashy as the
vehicles of other narco-juniors of drug trafficking.
that’s why they captured me,” El Menchito told his captors.