Guanajuato, Guanajuato .- Presumed members of the Jalisco Nueva Generación Cartel (CJNG), whose leader is Nemesio Oseguera Cervantes, alias Mencho, have deployed a wave of extortion in various areas of Guanajuato, and through the use of flyers threaten merchants for delivery of money. Otherwise, they warn, they will burn their assets and kidnap relatives.
“There is no point in trying to leave or hide; We have completely located you and your whole family, ”reads a flyer addressed to a merchant, accompanied by photographs of the facades and homes of the businesses and land of one of those threatened, as well as photos of his wife and children, as documented by the newspaper Reforma.
“And do not even try to play live and go to complain to the authorities because there they will notify us as soon as there is any movement from you or your family,” the text abounds.
The message also gave the merchant 24 hours to communicate to a telephone number, otherwise, they will interpret that he did not want to “negotiate” or reach an agreement. CJNG
One of the main sectors affected by this crime are bars, restaurants and taco establishments.
In just the last two weeks, two businesses were attacked in the municipality of Celaya, part of Guanajuato.
About a month ago a bar in the municipality of Jaral del Progreso was attacked with bullets by an armed commando, resulting in 11 deaths .