Zetas leader arrested in Mexico

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The leader of the Los Zetas drug cartel was arrested on Wednesday in the city of Santillo, in the northern Coahuila state. During the operation that led to his capture, one person was killed and eight others injured, including three policemen.

The identity of the arrested was not made known so far. However, he is allegedly the lieutenant of the gang’s supreme leader Heriberto Lazcano.