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Cartel Boss Alfredo Beltran Leyva “El Mochomo” Bribed Government Officals: U.S. Department of Justice

August 7, 2015  |  Posted by: JammedUp Staff
Cartel Boss Alfredo Beltran Leyva “El Mochomo” Bribed Government Officals: U.S. Department of Justice

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From Procesco
Translated by Boderland Beat

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The U.S. Department of Justice has presented evidence, which shows Jailed Cartel capo Alfredo Betran Leyva “El Mochomo” bribed the Governor of Sinaloa, ranking officials of the Police force and Military Commanders.

Among the evidence presented by the DOJ to the Federal Judge Richard J. Leon is testimony that gives account of the bribes paid by the Capo, specifically to the Municipal Police, the State Police, the Governor of the State, Federal Transit Police, the Office of the Public Prosecutor and their investigative agency in Culiacan.

The investigation doesn’t include names. “El Mochomo” was extradited to the United States during November of 2014 to face drug trafficking charges.

The bribes were paid between 2000 and 2008, when Beltran Leyva operated as one of the principals of the Sinaloa Cartel.

Juan S. Milan Governor of Sinaloa between 1999 to 2004. His successor was Jesus Aguilar Padilla, who Governed between 2005 and 2010.

According to the Newspaper Reforma, the Department of Justice of the United States ” sought to introduce this evidence as proof in the case against Beltran Leyva in the Federal Court of District of Colombia for conspiracy to distribute Cocaine and Methamphetamine.

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