María Guadalupe López Esquivel AKA La La Catrina was killed in a confrontation with Mexican authorities in the community of La Bocanda, in the municipality of Tepalcatepec, in the state of Michoacán.
Everything happened after elements of the Army, the National Guard and the Michoacán Police clashed with the armed group of the Jalisco Nueva Generación Cartel, which left as a balance of seven detained assassins, in addition to La Catrina being shot, she died of a bullet wound in the hospital.
On Monday, October 14, a group of hit men from the Jalisco New Generation Cartel (CJNG) ambushed a convoy of the Michoacán State Police , leaving 13 agents dead.
Just a few hours after the terrible attack, the Tepalcatepec Community Police revealed the identity of the hitmen who starred in the attack. Among these criminals, a woman stood out, who was directly responsible for directing and perpetrating the massacre in the municipality of Aguililla.
María Esquivel, “La Catrina.”
The alleged lieutenant of the CJNG the woman, originally from Tepacaltepec, Michoacán, is considered by the authorities as the material author of the attack. She was sent by Miguel Fernández aka “El M2” to Aguaje, with the mission of killing the police and leaving the narcomantas.
In a filtered recording, you hear “El M2” turn instructions to “La Catrina”, who assured him that the mission will be carried out according to his orders.
“MUERE LA CATRINA DEL CARTEL JALISCO EN ENFRENTAMIENTO”
La tarde de hoy, Por la ranchería conocida como la Bocanda del municipio de Tepalcatepec en las cercanías con El Aguaje Mich. El Ejército Mexicano en un recorrido de rutina Fue Emboscado por sicarios del CJNG ya que se pic.twitter.com/kDnYelSVRa
— max (@Mhuerta41434856) January 11, 2020