The Beat is New Mexico!---Do we have to be stuck at the bottom of the barrel?--- Perspectives from Southern NM and the border region
Friday, May 22, 2009
Alleged "Chapo" Money Launderer Arrested in Parral
Román Valenzuela, alleged launderer of money for the Chapo Guzmán organization headquartered in Sinaloa, was arrested by the Mexican army in Parral, Chihuahua, last Monday, along with six other persons accused of collaborating with him. The army believes Mr. Valenzuela laundered over $100,000 through banks in El Paso and Los Angeles.