GUADALAJARA, – Jose Padilla Guadalupe Serna, who also calls himself Oswaldo Muniz Hernandez, aka “The Buzzard“ was arrested this weekend by members of the Fifteenth Military Zone.
Oswaldo Muniz Hernandez, aka "The Buzzard"
The suspect was identified as a lieutenant in the New Generation cartel in the south of Jalisco (Ciudad Guzman, Pihuamo, Gordian Tamazula, Tuxpan, and Jilotán Tecalitlán of Sorrows) and was directly subordinate to Erick Valencia Salazar, “85” also was captured by soldiers on March 9th.“The Buzzard” was captured along with his colleague Oscar Jimenez Well he walked accompanied by other members of the criminal group in the stretch of highway Zapotiltic Tamazula in seven trucks. But when they realized the presence of the military they fled, there was no confrontation and the military managed to capture Serna and Wells.
“They were flowing, we saw that they brought weapons, intercepted, they tried to flee but we caught,” he said in an interview the XV General Military Zone, Gilberto Hernandez Andreu.
Following the arrest of “85” in the municipality of Zapopan soldiers of the Army intensified their surveillance, both in the metropolitan area and within the State which is proving to be working, try to be more active and have more surveillance, “he explained.
Detainees were captured along with: 16 rifles, 8 handguns, 3 launchers, 4.395 cartridges of different caliber, 27 caliber 40 mm grenades, three fragmentation grenades, 102 magazines of various calibers, 33 detonators, 15 kilos 215 grams of apparently a crystalline substance methamphetamine, 85 kilos 250 grams of marijuana, 7 vehicles which 2 of them are shielded. Detainees and assurance were made available to the Federal Public Ministry.
The Attorney General’s Office AP/PGR/JAL/GDL/AG2M2/1490/2012 start the preliminary investigation against the accused for his alleged role in committing “crimes of organized crime, against health, violation of Federal Firearms and Explosives and the resulting derivative research, “confirmed the company Denilde Sanabia Castro.
The Military has not been able to disband the criminal group, despite the capture of “85” and “The Vulture” who are two major cartel lieutenants I can’t tell until the investigations are concluded as to the relevance of this action, “concluded the General.