"El Apache", alleged member of Los R4, apprehended
Los R4 operate under the orders of José Antonio Soto Gastélum, alias "El Tigre", member of the Sinaloa Cartel
Tijuana, Baja California .- The coordination group for Baja California carried out an operation where they were able to confiscate firearms and ammunition belonging to a subject who is presumed to bea member of the Los R4 cell, a group which operates for the Sinaloa Cartel.
The Immediate Response Forces (FRIM) located the subject in a settlement in Colonia Altamira, so they immediately moved to the area to apprehend the man.
The individual was intercepted at the junction of Hamburg and London streets, aboard a Cherokee 98 'pickup truck.
The subject was identified as Tomás "N", 34, alias "El Apache", originally from the state of Guerrero, who haad two firearms a special .38 caliber and a .9 millimeter, a sub machine gun model M11, and 29 cartridges of various sizes. In addition to two chargers and 55 doses of "crystal".
According to Frontera.Info, Los R4 operates under the orders of José Antonio Soto Gastélum, alias "El Tigre", a member of the Sinaloa Cartel and who has a ongoing struggle with other groups for the control of the sale of drugs.
Tomás, the weapons and the drugs were put at the disposal of the corresponding authorities, who will be in charge of carrying out the investigations and determining their legal situation.