MEXICO CITY, November 17 .- Soldiers of the Mexican army arrested in Fresnillo, Zacatecas German- Alfredo Narvaez, nicknamed ‘The German commander’, who is a suspect of the criminal organization Los Zetas in San Luis Potosi.
Trevilla Ricardo Trejo, Director of Social Communication of the Ministry of National Defense (SEDENA) reported that the catch is a result of the monitoring work against drug trafficking organizations, which allowed airmobile prepare an operation to apprehend this subject.
This man is located in Fresnillo, Zacatecas, in a place where there was a horse race organized by him so that military personnel are concentrated road and at the same time elements of Special Forces helicopters arrived in the Mexican Air Force to participate in the capture of this subject.
Trevilla Trejo noted that this person is responsible for the alleged criminal activities of criminal organization ‘Los Zetas’ in San Luis Potosi, which was responsible for the collection of marijuana in that state for distribution in Mexico and the United States.
He said that according to comments from German Narvaez, also conducted these activities in the state of Zacatecas, where he maintained a direct confrontation with members of the so-called ‘Gulf Cartel‘.
It has information that German Narvaez was a man close to Miguel Angel Trevino Morales, ‘the 40’ and Ivan Velazquez Caballero, ‘The Taliban’, who considered his main collaborator in San Luis Potosi and provided support to maintain the struggle against ‘Gulf Cartel’ in the Huasteca region.
The Director of Social Communication of the military’s Tevin destalló Morales allegedly entrusted to ‘The German Commander’ the task of controlling and strengthening the presence of ‘Los Zetas’ in San Luis Potosi and prevent the weakening of its structure by this confrontation.