Hispanically Speaking News
May 1, 2012
Mario Gonzalez was killed by cartels.
After a thorough investigation, Mexican officials have determined that the firearms used in the 2010 killing of lawyer, were connected to U.S. Operation Fast and Furious.
On October 21, 2010, drug cartel members kidnapped lawyer, Mario Gonzalez Rodriguez from his office. Patricia Gonzalez Rodriguez, sister of the victim, was attorney general of the state of Chihuahua at the time of the kidnapping.
Days after the kidnapping a video went viral on the Internet, in which Rodriguez sat handcuffed, and was surrounded by heavily armed men. Mario Gonzalez alleged that his sister had ordered killings at “the behest of the Juarez cartel” according to reports.