Monday, January 11, 2016
AZMEX UPDATE 11-1-16
AZMEX UPDATE 11 JAN 2016
SEDENA Protects Sonora
SEIZED OVER ONE HUNDRED TONS OF MARIJUANA AND ARRESTED OVER 300 Narcos FLAGRANCY IN 2015
11 / Jan / 2016
Hiram G. Machi
New Day / Nogles, Sonora
Miliary personnel through the 45 / a. Military Zone during 2015, released the official numbers regarding the fight against organized crime.
302 people arrested in flagrant crime, recovering the following:
102,731.342 kilograms of marijuana,
662.5165 kilos of methamphetamine,
582.7321 kilos of cocaine,
167,884 kilos of heroin,
371 doses of cocaine,
299 of marijuana,
131 of methamphetamine,
47.500 liters of methamphetamine,
24.050 kilograms of marijuana seeds,
six rocket-propelled grenades,
four rifles (Cal. 50 "),
116,944 cartridges of different calibers and
2,033 magazines for different weapons.
Also in the report seized 495 vehicles,
$ 4,87,537 (4.287 million five hundred thirty-seven pesos 20/100 MN) is detailed,
15,923,792.00 USD (15.923 million US dollars seven hundred ninety two),
3,232 silver coins (with a value of $ 1,082,193.00 MN)
23 Antennas and repeaters
an ultralight aircraft.
Also destroyed and burned 46 marijuana fields with an area of 74,347 square meters and 47 clandestine airstrips were disabled.
The detainees were secured and made available to the relevant authorities.
The actions are the result of a blow to economic and operational structure of organized crime in 2015.