One of the lawyers who defended the mother of the cartel leader of Santa Rosa de Lima and other of his relatives was killed on Sunday afternoon in Irapuato, Guanajuato.
According to reports from authorities, in the Irapuato-León road stretch there was a chase and gunfire against a vehicle in which lawyers were on board.
This after participating in the hearing to defend the relatives of José Antonio Yépez, who had been arrested last weekend and were released.
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The car flipped over.
Upon their arrival, the authorities found «the lifeless body of a male person, who presents head injuries from those caused by a firearm fired projectile.»
On Monday, a recording of the Marro was known, in which he accused municipal policemen in Silao of trying to act against his mother, on orders of the Jalisco Nueva Generación cartel.
He said the agents allegedly lent the himself to putting up a security filter to stop the van his mother was traveling in along with his lawyers.
«What they didn’t tell (…) that had already changed them in another car,» he said.
On Monday, it was reported that during the early morning three municipal agents from Silao were killed. Yepez was awarded the crime.
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