Cabo San Lucas beheadings: Cartel killings traumatize resort town as heads found in cooler
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Authorities in Mexico's Baja California Sur state say two heads have been found in a cooler just two blocks from the tourist zone of Cabo San Lucas. The wave of killings in recent months is believed to be tied to battles between drug gangs, including factions of the Sinaloa cartel.
El Chapo Guzman's Sinaloa Cartel Rival In Mexico Suffers A Major Blow
Instagram photos claim ties to 'El Chapo,' show off Mexican drug cartel exploits
An Instagram account gives a peek into what appear to be the opulent exploits of Mexican drug cartels — particularly the Sinaloa cartel, whose leader Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman escaped prison in July 2015. Photo: Screenshot Via Instagram
Sinaloa cartel rivalries present an omnipresent risk of extortion, kidnapping and death for migrants travelling through.