Top leader of Nueva Generación Cartel has been arrested.
By H. Nelson Goodson
January 30, 2014
Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico - On Thursday, Rubén Oseguera González, 23, was taken into custody at the municipality of Zapopan during a five hour early morning operation by the Mexican military in the city of Guadalajara, according to Monte Alejandro Rubido García, head of the Mexican Government National Security. González is considered one of the top leaders in charge of the Nueva Generación (New Generation) de Jalisco drug cartel. His father, Nemesio Oseguera Cervantes, aka, "El Mencho" is considered as one of the founders and main leaders of the La Nueva Generación Cartel along with Erick Valencia Salazar.
González was wanted for running a drug smuggling operation between South America and Mexico, in order to smuggle drugs into the U.S. The military confiscated 13 weapons exclusively used by the military, a grenade and large amounts of money.
González was taken to Mexico City to be processed by the Mexican Federal Attorney General's Special Organized Crime Bureau.