Drug “capo” of Beltran Leyva organization was killed in Monterrey.
Cocaine bricks (photo DEA website)
The alleged leader of the Beltran Leyva drug trafficking organization was killed in a shootout with federal forces in northern Mexico, state media reported.
Pedro Roberto Velazquez Amador, alias “La Pina,” was killed in a shootout Wednesday morning, hours after a military convoy patrolling the San Pedro area in Monterrey was attacked by gunmen.
Velazquez was killed in the subsequent shootout, state-run Notimex news agency reported.
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