Drug cartel

Texas death chamber execution gurney. (credit: AP)

San Antonio Gang Member Faces Execution

A farmer investigating a grass fire on a remote stretch of road near his South Texas home discovered the bodies of two men and a woman from San Antonio who had been shot, bound and wrapped in carpet that was set ablaze.

10/27/2014

Mexican marines escort five alleged drug traffickers of the Zeta drug cartel in front of an RPG-7 rocket launcher, hand grenades, firearms, cocaine and military uniforms seized to alleged members of the Zetas drug traffickers cartel and presented to press on June 9, 2011 at the Navy Secretaryship in Mexico City. Fiven men were arrested and more than two hundred rifles, eleven pistols, military uniforms, differents caliber ammunitions and more than 200 kg of cocaine were seized in the Coahuila and Nuevo Leon States by the Navy. (credit: Yuri Cortez/AFP/Getty Images)

Cartel Leader With Dallas Ties Arrested

Miguel Angel Trevino Morales, the notoriously brutal leader of the feared Zetas drug cartel, has been captured in the first major blow against an organized crime leader by a Mexican administration struggling to drive down persistently high levels of violence, a U.S. federal official said Monday.

07/15/2013

Credit: JD Miles

Man Shot Dead In Southlake Town Square Identified

Thursday afternoon officials with the Southlake Police Department confirmed that the victim of Wednesday’s daylight shooting murder was Juan Jesus Guerrero Chapa.

CBSDFW.COM–05/23/2013

Drug Cartel, Violence

AP Source: West Texas Boxing Match Canceled Due To Drug Cartel

The fight between Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Andy Lee couldn’t be held at UTEP’s Sun Bowl because of security risks.

04/27/2012

The Draco 7.62, a semi-automatic weapon similar to the one used to kill a federal agent in Mexico on Feb. 15.

Gun Used To Kill ICE Agent In Mexico Bought At Fort Worth Gun Show

The gun used to kill a federal agent in Mexico on Feb. 15 was purchased legally from a company in Joshua, according to information released by federal officials Tuesday.

03/01/2011

The Draco 7.62, a semi-automatic weapon similar to the one used to kill a federal agent in Mexico on Feb. 15.

Lancaster Man Tied To Federal Agent’s Murder In Mexico

One of three Lancaster men arrested in an alleged gun-running scheme Monday morning has ties to the killing of a U.S. ICE agent in Mexico, according to an affidavit released Monday.

02/28/2011