Fight for the plaza between the Beltran Leyva group-Zetas against Chapo violence increases in northern Sinaloa, in the Golden Triangle
The Ministry of National Defense (SEDENA) reported that 26 people dead, including three soldiers, and seven injured is the balance of fighting between the army and drug gangs in Sinaloa, from Saturday until yesterday.
According to the military authorities, 23 people were killed allegedly belong to the organization of the Beltran Leyva brothers that associated with the group Los Zetas, the square to fight cartel of Joaquin El Chapo Guzman.
In the more recent, yesterday, a shootout between the army and members of organized crime led to the deaths of ten armed civilians and two soldiers in the town Bamoa station in the town of Guasave.
The Department of Defense said that the violence started last April 28 in the town of Choix, which killed one soldier and four assailants.
On Sunday, in the same town, another confrontation occurred when soldiers were conducting ground and aerial patrols in that fact killed nine armed civilians. Among the weapons confiscated 43 guns and stand more than five thousand cartridges.
The Zetas dispute bastion El Chapo
A total of 26 people dead and seven injured is the balance you have left four clashes between the army and suspected criminals in the state of Sinaloa since last Saturday until yesterday.
Of the 26 deaths officially, there are three elements of the Mexican Army, and 23 are suspected members of criminal organizations of the Beltran Leyva and Los Zetas, who in partnership try to dispute the square to the Sinaloa cartel, led by Joaquin Guzman Loera, El Chapo.
In a new act of violence occurred on Wednesday, a clash between members of organized crime and military elements caused the death of 12 people in the village known as Station Bamoa, Guasave, Sinaloa, where an armed group of suspected drug cartel members faced with the military.
According to data from the Ministry of National Defense, a group of alleged criminals clashed with army troops in Guasave, Sinaloa, after the Army to undertake a journey after hearing by an anonymous tip that there were armed persons.
In a recitation of facts, the National Defense Secretariat said that the clashes started last April 28 in the town of Choix, where elements of the Ninth Military Zone, in conducting aerial and ground surveys in the harbor The Tatemas faced a group of alleged criminals died in the first event five people, four suspected hit men and an element of the Army, in addition to two soldiers were injured.
In a second event on April 29, military elements to continue aerial and ground surveys to locate these offenders, upon arrival at Rancho El Carrizo, the same municipality, were attacked again by members of organized crime, died in the place nine aggressors. This made two military elements were injured.
The third event happened yesterday against elements of the Ninth Military Zone, died Bamoa Station, town of Guasave, 10 suspects and two officers, plus three other members of the Mexican army were injured.
The National Defense Secretariat stated that after these clashes has confiscated 31 rifles, 12 handguns, five thousand 291 cartridges, 121 magazines of different calibers, as well as grenades, pineapple type of calls, from handcrafted and Barrett rifles and grenade launchers, among others.
According to officials of the armed forces, violence in Sinaloa began to rebound in late 2010 after the association of the organization of the Beltran Leyva and Los Zetas cartel and three more against Pacific, who runs El Chapo Guzman to dispute control of territory, especially in western and central China.
According to the officials consulted, Sinaloa is a focal point for criminal organizations and emblematic as the bastion of the Pacific cartel or also known as Sinaloa.
The sources said that groups face in the area are The Mazatlecos , Chapos Isidro The North , The Young and the Zetas , led by Fausto Meza Flores Isidro El Chapo , against the group of assassins called Sinaloa cartel New People .
Another group that has been integrated into the Beltran Leyva partnership to combat the Sinaloa cartel is the group associated with the Juarez cartel led by José Luis Ledezma The JL, whom to dispute the territory to fight El Chapo Guzman routes with the criminal gang known as Los Aztecas.
The Mexican army clashes with these criminal groups due to constant crashes commands the fight criminals and land routes Sinaloa.
The armed forces have obtained information about the presence and confrontation of antagonistic groups, so that the military has gone to the shooting locations to carry out the arrest of the gunmen.
The Attorney General’s Office confirmed that 13 policemen were arrested Barmoa Station, Icesave, not to assist the military.