Mexican police find threatening note on body |

Mexican police find threatening note on body

VERACRUZ, Mexico – The corpse of a man was found wrapped in a plastic bags in Mexico’s port city of Veracruz on Sunday in what police said was the latest killing in wave of drug-related violence across Mexico.Next to the body was a note signed by Nueva Gente, purportedly a drug gang, threatening the Zetas, a gang of enforcers for the Gulf Cartel.”Anybody who supports the Zetas will show up like this idiot,” the note said and mentioned several names of people the gang would “talk to.”Police could not immediately identify the victim or his cause of death, said Rosa Avelina, an agent for Veracruz state police.Mexico has experienced a wave of violence as rival drug cartels fight for trafficking routes and respond to a nationwide federal crackdown on organized crime by President Felipe Calderon.

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