Elements of the State Public Security Secretariat (SSPE), in coordination with personnel from the Secretariat of National Defense (Cedena) and the State Investigation Agency (AEI), yesterday within the framework of the operation to find and capture the escapees from the Social Reintegration Center (Cereso) 3 25 firearms, dozens of chargers, thousands of service cartridges, five kilograms of ‘crystal’, hundreds of pieces of tactical and ballistic equipment, besides detaining five people, the state police reported through a statement.
Derived from operational, analysis, and intelligence work, an address was located on Balcán de Luna Street in the Arendeira neighborhood in Ciudad Juárez, in which it was believed that several subjects who had escaped from Cereso were hiding, the day before.
The operation involved elements of the State Police, SWAT Special Forces, and the Special Detective Group, who entered a home where three men and two women, as well as a minor under the age of 16, were allegedly being held. as well as the violent events that occurred in Ciudad Juárez on August 11, 2022.
The detainees were identified as Jesús EM ‘El 08’, 29, Miguel Angel MS ‘Shaggy’, 22, Eric Jonathan BR ‘El Pellone’, 18, as well as women Mariana Oti, 21, and Magdalena Oti, 28. Went. ,
Inside the house, 13 long firearms, three revolvers, three pistols, three shotguns, a submachine gun, a grenade launcher and a Vickers machine gun were seized.
They also seized dozens of tactical equipment such as 107 ballistic helmets, 65 tactical vests, 147 ballistic plates, knee pads, elbow pads, trimmings and pixelated uniforms.
Inside the house, 6,096 live cartridges of various calibers, 2 link belts for machine guns and 101 chargers for various firearms were also seized.
Likewise, 13 plastic bags were seized that contained a granular and transparent substance with the characteristics of a drug called “Crystal” with a weight of 5 kilograms and an estimated value of one million 250 thousand pesos.
Three subjects of legal age and two women were taken in front of an agent of the Public Ministry of the Attorney General of the Republic (FGR) as well as seized weapons, cartridges and tactical equipment, while a minor under the age of 16 was kept went. Available to agents of the Public Ministry of the State Attorney General’s Office (FGE).