Mario Nunez Meza, Mexican Cartel Operator Suspected of Many Murders, Arrested

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
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Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news, including politics and court cases. He started at The Epoch Times as a New York City metro reporter.
August 29, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

Mario Nunez Meza, who is believed to be responsible for the killing or more than 350 people in Mexico, was captured on August 28 without any shots being fired.

Federal security spokesman Eduardo Sanchez said that Meza is a “close collaborator” with the most wanted man in Mexico, Sinaloa cartel kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, reported AFP

Nunez is likely responsible for the murder of more than 350 people that were found in 23 secret graves, Sanchez added.

Nunez, 39, was captured in Ciudad Juarez, which borders Texas. His alleged crimes include kidnapping and drug trafficking.

 

Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Reporter
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news, including politics and court cases. He started at The Epoch Times as a New York City metro reporter.