The FGR obtains arrest warrants against former secretary Genaro García Luna

The former Secretary of Public Security, Genaro García Luna, imprisoned in the United States for alleged links with the Sinaloa Cartel, has three arrest warrants in Mexico for various crimes.

After the Attorney General’s Office for the Eastern District of New York revealed that it has audio recordings of alleged threats by García Luna against witnesses in his case and journalists, the Attorney General’s Office (FGR) reported that it has obtained court orders and initiated various proceedings against him. former official in the six-year term of former President Felipe Calderón Hinojosa.

He specified that the first arrest warrant against García Luna is for the crimes of improper use of powers and powers, and criminal association, related to alleged acts of corruption in the prisons under his charge when he was in charge of the Secretariat of Security and Citizen Protection (SSP).

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The second arrest warrant, the FGR presumed, is for illicit enrichment and the third, for illegal introduction of weaponsin the case of the “Fast and Furious” operation.

“And there are several investigations in progress that are expected to fulfill requests for international legal assistance, against the United States.”

The FGR stated that as long as the pending proceedings can be made public, it will be done immediately.

AMLO asks to reveal audios of García Luna. President Andrés Manuel López Obrador requested that the recordings of Genaro García Luna be released where he allegedly – ​​the head of the SSP during the six-year term of former President Felipe Calderón – would have threatened witnesses against him.

This Wednesday, US prosecutors said that García Luna spoke in prison with another prisoner about exercising violence and manipulating witnesses who speak against him and that mentioned Jesus “The King” Zambadaformer head of the Sinaloa Cartel, in that conversation, which was recorded by US government officials.

García Luna spoke of manipulating and exercising violence against witnesses, according to US prosecutors

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He mentioned Jesús ‘El Rey’ Zambada, former head of the Sinaloa Cartel

It is a very delicate matter, yesterday this information was released from the United States Attorney’s Office, about some alleged recordings, and once García Luna was arrested, they recorded him.

“It is not known if this is evidence or if it will be accepted, regardless of whether the recordings have legal value or not, hopefully and the way to make them known will be sought. I have always maintained that justice has a lot to do with prevention, the one that all the facts are known, they are disapproved, stigmatize acts of abuse of authority and repressionthat it does not remain in courts and in files, because this helps a lot to purify public life, “said López Obrador.

In his press conference, the President said that he will be pending so that if it is authorized, these tests can be made known.

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