Two alleged members of the CJNG fall in Tijuana Two men, alleged members of the Jalisco Nueva Generación Cartel, were captured in Tijuana by elements of the State Security and Investigation Guard (GESI), the State Attorney General’s Office reported Tuesday, in a statement.
The information detailed that GESI agents were conducting a surveillance tour on the Tijuana-Tecate free highway, when they heard what appeared to be firearm detonations, so they carried out an inspection of the area.
Moments later, they observed two armed individuals in the surroundings, who upon realizing the police presence, shot at the uniformed officers, who repelled the attack.
During the confrontation, the state police officers injured the foot of one of the suspects named Jaime Lino Zazueta, who was carrying an .223 caliber AR-15 assault rifle.
Subsequently, another subject who responded to the name of Juan Carlos Gamez González, in possession of a 9-millimeter short firearm, was arrested, and a Nissan Armada vehicle with ballistic evidence was also confiscated.
According to information from the agency, the insured carried out their criminal activity in the Rural Dam area.
The detainees were placed at the disposal of the competent authority.