Video: Confrontation between CJNG cells causes panic in magical town and leaves 3 dead
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A confrontation between cells of the Jalisco Nueva Generación Cartel (CJNG) causes panic among tourists visiting the magical town of Mazamitla, in the state where said criminal organization has its main base of operations in Mexico. The tourists were caught in the crossfire and in the midst of the chaos they ran to protect themselves from the bullets. Following the shooting, drug traffickers set several vehicles on fire and blocked a highway. Some people took a risk and took out their phones to record videos of the confrontation, which immediately went viral on the internet.
This was recorded on audio when the authorities asked for support after the confrontation between cells of the Jalisco Nueva Generación Cartel, in the municipality of Mazamitla, in Jalisco, the state from which they took the name for their criminal organization: “They ask for support, some units for the municipality of Mazamitla, they refer to a confrontation between civilians (…) The detonations are heard”.
The Mexican authorities confirmed the death of three assassins of the Jalisco New Generation Cartel. In the last year, this cartel entered into an internal crisis, which has caused division due to the control of the plazas and the highest leadership, since its founder, Nemesio Oseguera Cervantes, alias el Mencho, is suspected of having serious health problems. and is about to name his replacement or replacement.