Published On: Tue, May 24th, 2016

Drug lord arrested in San Miguel de Allende was “merely a tourist”.

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Jorge Humberto Pérez Casarez, alleged financial operator of the Sinaloa Cartel who was arrested on Saturday May 22, was visiting San Miguel de Allende as a tourist, according to the Mayor, Ricado Villarreal Garcia.

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The criminal group’s financial mastermind was in a renowned hotel before being captured.

Ricardo Villarreal, mayor, said that the operation conducted last Saturday for the narco’s capture was very discreet and lasted approximately 7 minutes, involving federal authorities.

The mayor added that Perez Casarez did not have any business or residence in San Miguel de Allende, and his stay in the city was merely as a tourist.

City officials were unaware of the capture of the drug lord and were warned by agents of the Federal Government after the arrest.

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